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Human Rights

Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Robert E. Markush papers

Identifier: HMD MS ACC 2012-017


Dates: 1960-1970

US/USSR Psychiatry Delegation Records

Identifier: MS C 626

Correspondence, reports, drafts, psychological testing instruments, subject files, and audio and video recordings which document a 1989 joint NIMH/U.S. State Department delegation visit to the Soviet Union to assess the state of Soviet psychiatry. The delegation focused on the diagnosis status, treatment, and human rights protections given to political and religious dissidents who had been involuntarily committed to psychiatric hospitals.

Dates: 1976-2005 (bulk 1987-1991)