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The Invention of Madness: State, Society, and the Insane in Modern China. By Emily Baum. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018. 304 pp. ISBN: 9780226580616 (cloth).

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  05 October 2020

Zhiying Ma*
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Book Reviews—China and Inner Asia
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