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Author Bartholomew, Robert E., author.

Title Mass hysteria in schools : a worldwide history since 1566 / Robert E. Bartholomew with Bob Rickard ; foreword by Glenn Dawes.

Publication Info. Jefferson, North Carolina. : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 United Township HS SD 30 Stacks - UTSG-1  302.17 BAR    AVAILABLE
Description v, 229 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "This book comprehensively surveys the colorful history of mass hysteria and kindred phenomena in schools--from outbreaks of demonic possession during witchcraft scares to twitching and shaking epidemics in 19th century European schools, to more contemporary incidents of collapsing bands, itching frenzies, ghost panics and mystery illnesses"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Educational sociology.
Social psychology.
Hysteria (Social psychology)
Psychoanalysis and education.
Education -- Psychological aspects.
Education -- History.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Witchcraft & Wicca.
Education. (OCoLC)fst00902499
Education -- Psychological aspects. (OCoLC)fst00902731
Educational sociology. (OCoLC)fst00903596
Hysteria (Social psychology) (OCoLC)fst00966140
Psychoanalysis and education. (OCoLC)fst01081265
Social psychology. (OCoLC)fst01122816
Witchcraft. (OCoLC)fst01176327
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Rickard, Robert J. M., author.
Dawes, Glenn, author of foreword.
ISBN 9780786478880 (softcover ;) (alk. paper)
0786478888 (softcover ;) (alk. paper)

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