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  1. Community versus hospital care : the crisis in psychiatric provision.

    Article - En anglais

    This paper argues that the impetus for community as against hospital-based care can only be understood in terms of a changing discourse of psychiatry and psychiatric nursing, and especially those forms of thought which have tended to place « illness » in the wings and set its primary sights on behavioural and social « deficits ».

    There is a sense, therefore, in which hospital-based practices of psychiatrists and nurses have constituted the source and origin of their own transformation - a transformation in which the rationale of the psychiatric hospital has been eroded.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Europe, Organisation santé, Santé mentale, Hôpital psychiatrique, Traitement communautaire, Désinstitutionnalisation, Homme, Irlande, Système santé

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Europe, Public health organization, Mental health, Psychiatric hospital, Community treatment, Desinstitutionalization, Human, Ireland, Health system

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 91-0520721

    Code Inist : 002B18G05. Création : 199406.