Some were incarcerated simply for being qtoo beautiful, q and therefore in danger of sin. Others were qsimple minded.q Most of them were brought to the asylums by their families or priests. Unbelievably, women were still being admitted to these institutions in the 1980s, and the last of these asylums was closed only in 1996.q--BOOK JACKET.Some were incarcerated simply for being aquot;too beautiful, aquot; and therefore in danger of sin.
|Title||:||Do Penance Or Perish|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2001|