Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 November 2008

408 Pages | 13 line drawings

ISBN: 9780199207688

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (05)

Textbook of Evolutionary Psychiatry

The origins of psychopathology

Martin Brüne

  • Contains 5 introductory chapters, assisting the reader in understanding the evolution of human behaviour
  • Investigates the impact of evolutionary psychiatry and how it can improve our understanding of disorders such as suicidal behaviour, anorexia, and depression
  • Presents a new integrative approach to understanding psychopathology
  • Clinical chapters contain tables comprising the diagnostic criteria according to DSM-IV-TR, grounding the book in standard psychiatric diagnoses and providing a quick overview of the core symptomatology of disorders

Also of Interest