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The Breaking of bodies and minds : [electronic resource] torture, psychiatric abuse, and the health professions / edited by Eric Stover and Elena O. Nightingale.

Contributor(s): Stover, Eric | Nightingale, Elena O.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Freeman, c1985Description: xv, 319 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0716717328; 9780716717324; 0716717336 (pbk.); 9780716717331 (pbk.).Subject(s): Torture -- Moral and ethical aspects | Medical ethics | Psychiatric ethics | Political prisoners -- Health and hygiene | Torture -- USSR -- Congresses | Ethics, Medical -- USSR -- Congresses | Human Rights -- USSR -- Congresses | Psychiatry -- USSR -- Congresses | Martelen | Politieke gevangenen | Psychiatrie | Medische ethiekDDC classification: 174/.2 Other classification: 44.02 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive
Contents:
Foreword / David A. Hamburg -- Introduction: the breaking of bodies and minds / Eric Stover & Elena O. Nightingale -- Torture and the ethics of medicine / Albert R. Jonsen & Leonard A. Sagan -- Victims of torture: two testimonies / Cornelis A. Kolff & Roscius N. Doan -- Physical and psychiatric effects of torture: two medical studies / Federico Allodi & Glenn R. Randall -- Torture on trial: the case of Joelito Filártiga and the clinic of hope / Richard Pierre Claude -- Medical action against torture / Eric Stover & Michael Nelson --
Psychiatrists and dissenters in the Soviet Union / Sidney Bloch & Peter Reddaway -- A question of conscience: the cases of Alexei Nikitin and Anatoly Koryagin / Kevin Klose -- Unwilling patients / Anatoly Koryagin -- The case of General Grigorenko: a second opinion / Walter Reich -- The world of Soviet psychiatry / Walter Reich -- A response to psychiatric abuse / Paul Chodoff & Ellen Mercer -- Toward the prevention of torture and psychiatric abuse / Elena O. Nightingale & Eric Stover -- Codes of ethics and declarations on abuse -- Selected organizations concerned with torture and/or psychiatric abuse / Hazel Sirett.
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Bibliography: p. 299-309.

Includes index.

Foreword / David A. Hamburg -- Introduction: the breaking of bodies and minds / Eric Stover & Elena O. Nightingale -- Torture and the ethics of medicine / Albert R. Jonsen & Leonard A. Sagan -- Victims of torture: two testimonies / Cornelis A. Kolff & Roscius N. Doan -- Physical and psychiatric effects of torture: two medical studies / Federico Allodi & Glenn R. Randall -- Torture on trial: the case of Joelito Filártiga and the clinic of hope / Richard Pierre Claude -- Medical action against torture / Eric Stover & Michael Nelson --

Psychiatrists and dissenters in the Soviet Union / Sidney Bloch & Peter Reddaway -- A question of conscience: the cases of Alexei Nikitin and Anatoly Koryagin / Kevin Klose -- Unwilling patients / Anatoly Koryagin -- The case of General Grigorenko: a second opinion / Walter Reich -- The world of Soviet psychiatry / Walter Reich -- A response to psychiatric abuse / Paul Chodoff & Ellen Mercer -- Toward the prevention of torture and psychiatric abuse / Elena O. Nightingale & Eric Stover -- Codes of ethics and declarations on abuse -- Selected organizations concerned with torture and/or psychiatric abuse / Hazel Sirett.

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