From personal accounts to bureaucratic standards: administration reform in nineteenth century asylums
Author(s): Katherine Fennelly
Utilising methods drawn from history, archaeology and codicology, this paper will consider the changes and challenges brought about by standardisation of administrative paperwork in public asylums in the nineteenth century. This is drawn from current PhD research based on asylum planning, management and administration in the British Isles.
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From personal accounts to bureaucratic standards: administration reform in nineteenth century asylums. Katherine Fennelly. Presented at Society for Historical Archaeology, Leicester, England, U.K. 2013 ( tDAR id: 428308)
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