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The Trial of the Assassin Guiteau Psychiatry and the Law in the Gilded Age

by Charles E. Rosenberg

  • ISBN: 9780226727172
  • ISBN10: 0226727173

The Trial of the Assassin Guiteau Psychiatry and the Law in the Gilded Age

by Charles E. Rosenberg

  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr
  • Publish date: 08/01/1995
  • ISBN: 9780226727172
  • ISBN10: 0226727173
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Description: In this brilliant study, Charles Rosenberg uses the celebrated trial of Charles Guiteau, who assassinated President Garfield in 1881, to explore insanity and criminal responsibility in the Gilded Age. Rosenberg masterfully reconstructs the courtroom battle waged by twenty-four expert witnesses who represented the two major schools of psychiatric thought of the generation immediately preceding Freud. Although the idea that genetics could play a role in behavior was just beginning to take hold in their day, these psychiatrists fiercely debated whether heredity had predisposed Guiteau to assassinate Garfield. Rosenberg's account allows us to consider one of the classic moments in the controversy over the criminal responsibility of the insane, a debate that still rages today.
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