Mike Jay: Franco Basaglia, 8 September 2016
Show More The Man Who Closed the Asylums: Franco Basaglia and the Revolution in Mental Health Care by John Foot.
Verso, 404 pp., £20, August 2015, 978 1 78168 926 4Show More
“... assembled a team of collaborators whose views were shaped by an evolving canon that included Primo Levi’s If This Is a Man, Michel Foucault’s Madness and Civilisation, Frantz Fanon’s The Wretched of the Earth and, most significant of all, the work of Erving Goffman, which Ongaro translated for an Italian edition. In 1961, too, Goffman ...”