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Membership of The SLS is open to those from any walk of life with an interest in the considered study of Laing's intellectual legacy and its expression in contemporary politics, art and culture, as well as in respect to examination of its profound implications for the future of psychiatry.

The privileges Members receive include:

· Access to site search and citations database1
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Every effort has been made to keep the cost of membership to a minimum, and as the work of this site is undertaken entirely on a voluntary basis, membership fees are applied in their entirety toward the cost of domain hosting fees, organisation registration, commercial print & scanning services and other direct expenses.

Several types of membership are available, as detailed below. Membership can be registered and paid for online by credit card through PayPal, or by printing the form and sending a cheque by mail.

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· Annual fee 35.00 CDN per year
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1: The database project has been delayed due to increased development costs and is scheduled to be available online in September.

2: for information on publishing an article on the site, or future Journal please contact Ron Roberts

Comments and suggestions on the content and/or any problems with the display of this page would be appreciated by the admin. Thanks.