Psychiatry, racism, coercion and social control
The War Against Children of Color by Peter and Ginger Breggin deals extensively with the larger subject of psychiatric oppression, including racism and the role of psychiatry in the holocaust.
the definitive work exposing how mental health agencies and the government are using invalid science for social control rather than addressing the decline of families, schools and communities or the escalation of racism and poverty.
Dr. Breggin has written and lectured on the role of psychiatry in helping to bring about the holocaust in Nazi Germany.
The three dynamics of human progress 05/15/1970
Psychosurgery for political purposes 05/15/2006
Psychiatry's role in the holocaust 05/15/2005
Psychiatry's reliance on coercion 05/15/2005
"Coercion of Voluntary Patients in an Open Hospital." Archives of General Psychiatry 10:173-181, 1964. Reprinted with a new introduction in Edwards, R.B. (ed): Psychiatry and Ethics. Prometheus Books, 1982, and in Edwards, R.B. (ed): Ethics and Psychiatry. Amherst, New York, Prometheus Books, 1997.
BOOK REVIEW - The Imprinters: Surviving the Unlived Life of Our Parents, by Eileen Walkenstein 12/16/2010
Breggin, P.R. BOOK REVIEW. Ethical Human Psychology and Psychiatry, 12, 3, 2010.