Outside the Asylum

Outside the Asylum: A Memoir of War, Disaster and Humanitarian Psychiatry

Non-Fiction, Biography & Memoir, Literary Biography & Memoir
Paperback Published on: 28/06/2018
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Synopsis

'A profound memoir' Daily Telegraph 'As revealing as the writing of Oliver Sacks' Mark Cousins Outside the Asylum is Lynne Jones's personal and highly acclaimed exploration of humanitarian psychiatry and the changing world of international relief. Her memoir graphically describes her experiences in war zones and disasters around the world, from the Balkans and 'mission-accomplished' Iraq, to tsunami-affected Indonesia, post-earthquake Haiti and 'the Jungle' in Calais.

  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781474605762
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Weight: 320g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 34 mm

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