La psychiatrie coloniale française en Algérie et au Sénégal
[eng] René Collignon - French colonial psychiatry in Algeria and Senegal.. This article gives an outline of the historisation of French colonial psychiatry in Africa starting from two contrasting situations: Algeria, a settlement colony conferred with the status of French administrative départements, and Senegal, in West Africa, where no European colonial population had become established. The starting point of a psychiatric assistance project in the colonies goes back to the report by Reboul and Régis at the French psychiatrists'conference in Tunis in 1912, which defined a policy to follow. The problems of implementation are examined, as are the accomplishments up to the time of independence and the emergence of a corpus of "ethnopsychiatric" knowledge on the people who were colonized.
Volume (Year): 47 (2006)
Issue (Month): 187 ()
|Contact details of provider:|| Web page: http://www.persee.fr/web/revues/home/prescript/revue/tiers |
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:prs:rtiers:tiers_1293-8882_2006_num_47_187_5668. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Equipe PERSEE)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.