David Wright

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Delusions of gender?: Lay identification and clinical diagnosis of insanity in Victorian England
    David Wright
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Clio Med 73:149-76. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Papers from the Sixth Hannah Conference
    David Wright
    History of Medicine Unit, McMaster University, Canada
    Hist Psychiatry 14:275-9. 2003
  3. pmc The 'Brain Drain' of physicians: historical antecedents to an ethical debate, c. 1960-79
    David Wright
    History of Medicine Unit, HSC 3N10, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton Ontario L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 3:24. 2008
  4. doi request reprint "Worse than being married": the exodus of British doctors from the National Health Service to Canada, c. 1955-75
    David Wright
    Department of History, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 65:546-75. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Distancing the mad: Jarvis's Law and the spatial distribution of admissions to the Hamilton Lunatic Asylum in Canada, 1876-1902
    Christopher A Smith
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 64:2362-77. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint High society: drugs, mental health, and the history of psychiatry
    David Wright
    Can J Psychiatry 50:371-2. 2005
  7. pmc Madness, suicide and the Victorian asylum: attempted self-murder in the age of non-restraint
    Anne Shepherd
    Dept of History, Birkbeck College, University of London, Malet St, London WC1E 7HX
    Med Hist 46:175-96. 2002

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Delusions of gender?: Lay identification and clinical diagnosis of insanity in Victorian England
    David Wright
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Clio Med 73:149-76. 2004
    ..This chapter suggests future areas of research for a new historical epidemiology of mental symptoms...
  2. ncbi request reprint Papers from the Sixth Hannah Conference
    David Wright
    History of Medicine Unit, McMaster University, Canada
    Hist Psychiatry 14:275-9. 2003
  3. pmc The 'Brain Drain' of physicians: historical antecedents to an ethical debate, c. 1960-79
    David Wright
    History of Medicine Unit, HSC 3N10, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton Ontario L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 3:24. 2008
    ..Unlike the literature of the early 1970s, recent scholarship has focussed on a new framework of global ethics...
  4. doi request reprint "Worse than being married": the exodus of British doctors from the National Health Service to Canada, c. 1955-75
    David Wright
    Department of History, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 65:546-75. 2010
    ..The paper will conclude by reflecting on the contemporary significance of this fascinating historical phenomenon...
  5. ncbi request reprint Distancing the mad: Jarvis's Law and the spatial distribution of admissions to the Hamilton Lunatic Asylum in Canada, 1876-1902
    Christopher A Smith
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 64:2362-77. 2007
    ..These findings suggest an impact of 'distance' beyond the dimension of hospital utilization and imply that the broader asylum experience could be affected by the previous location of patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint High society: drugs, mental health, and the history of psychiatry
    David Wright
    Can J Psychiatry 50:371-2. 2005
  7. pmc Madness, suicide and the Victorian asylum: attempted self-murder in the age of non-restraint
    Anne Shepherd
    Dept of History, Birkbeck College, University of London, Malet St, London WC1E 7HX
    Med Hist 46:175-96. 2002