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Scope and Contents This collection is divided into two series. The first series, "abuse of psychiatry and psychiatrists", consists of subject files that Dr. Loren Roth, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh, compiled while performing his work. The files are evidence of Dr. Roth's efforts to stop the abuse of psychiatry and psychiatrists for political reasons, with an emphasis on the former Soviet Union. They contain correspondence, articles, reports, evaluations, meeting minutes, agendas,...
Dates: 1950 - 2022; Majority of material found within 1974 - 2022
Papers (1977-1987) that relate to the APA Committee on International Abuse of Psychiatry. There are case files. Russian manuscripts, photographs
Abstract This collection of professional, legal and research papers (1981 – 2018) captures Professor Bonnie’s public service. Drug related issues, decriminalization of marijuana and insanity defense; extra teaching activities at the University of Virginia; case files on death row inmates; professional files related to issues of mental competency; visit to the Soviet Union as member of US delegation invited to investigated the political abuse of psychiatry; files from the State [Virginia] Human Rights...