Madness and Glory (Paperback)

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Madness and Glory is a novel based on the true story of Dr. Philippe Pinel, the doctor who struck the shackles and the chains from the mentally ill during the French Revolution and became the father of modern psychiatry. It is told from the point of view of a patient of Dr. Pinel’s, Guillaume Lalladiere.

About the Author

Albert Rothenberg M.D. is Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He is the Principal Investigator of the research project "Studies in the Creative Process" and has written numerous articles and books on his investigations of creativity in art, literature, psychotherapy, and science. He is also the author of a previous novel, Living Color.He lives both in France and in the U.S.A. with his wife, Julia, artist and former Professor of Education.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781843868521
ISBN-10: 1843868520
Publisher: Vanguard Press
Publication Date: October 28th, 2013
Pages: 376
Language: English