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I wish to thank Professor Donald Moor for his thoughtful reviews of, and many helpful comments for, earlier versions of this paper.
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Backlar, P. Will the “age of bureaucracy” silence the rights versus needs debate?. Community Ment Health J 31, 201–206 (1995). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02188745