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Understanding mental disorders : a philosophical approach to the medicine of the mind / Daniel Lafleur, Christopher Mole, and Holly Onclin.

Lafleur, Daniel, (author.). Mole, Christopher, 1979- (author.). Onclin, Holly, (author.).

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Understanding Mental Disorders aims to help current and future psychiatrists, and those who work with them, to think critically about the ethical, conceptual, and methodological questions that are raised by the theory and practice of psychiatry--back cover.
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Hermiston Public Library 616.89 LAF (Text) 37838000495572 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 09/11/2020 Available -

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  • Physical Description: 163 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York ; Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2019.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is mental disorder? -- What makes a mental disorder mental? -- What makes a mental disorder disordered? -- Two ways in which social factors can contribute to mental disorder -- Are we changing people when we should be changing societies? -- Sexuality and disobedience -- Psychiatric diagnosis -- Psychiatry without diagnostic categories? -- Categories unlike chemistry's -- Giving the brain no more than its due.
Summary, etc.:
Understanding Mental Disorders aims to help current and future psychiatrists, and those who work with them, to think critically about the ethical, conceptual, and methodological questions that are raised by the theory and practice of psychiatry--back cover.
Subject: Mental Disorders.
Psychiatry.
Philosophy, Medical.

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