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Estimating quality of life

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Enoch Powell's famous ‘Water Tower’ speech, in which he described mental hospitals as, “Majestic, imperious, brooding institutions… rising unmistak ably and daunting out of the countryside”, inaugur ated the policy of successive governments to close the large mental hospitals and care for the chronically mentally ill “in the community”.

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