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Debjani Das. Houses of Madness: Insanity and Asylums of Bengal in Nineteenth-Century India. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 304 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-945887-5.
Reviewed by Faisal Chaudhry (University of Arizona)
Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth
Madness in Bengal