Ronald Laing and Kingsley Hall

  • Patrick D. Hahn


This chapter discusses the life and works of R.D. Laing, one of the most controversial figures in the history of psychiatry and whose ill-fated experiment, Kingsley Hall, served as the inspiration for the much more successful Soteria House in the United States.

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  • Patrick D. Hahn
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  1. 1.BiologyLoyola University MarylandBaltimoreUSA

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