Journals Higher Education

£48.99

Paperback

Published: 22 December 2005

312 Pages | Tables and line illustrations

234x156mm

ISBN: 9780198526094


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Postpsychiatry

Mental health in a postmodern world

Patrick Bracken and Philip Thomas

International Perspectives in Philosophy and Psychiatry

  • Explains some of the major difficulties in mental health practice, helping the reader understand some of the background tensions in clinical work
  • Uses short stories to help readers to consider complex philosophical issues from a fresh perspective, inviting them to question commonly held assumptions about the nature of psychosis and distress
  • Places current debates about mental health policy and practice into their historical and cultural contexts
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