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Published: 12 November 2015

486 Pages


ISBN: 9780198717942

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Textbook of Evolutionary Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine

The Origins of Psychopathology

Second Edition

Martin Brüne

  • A fully revised edition of a highly successful textbook, bought into line with the recently released DSM-V
  • Unique in exploring 'why' humans are susceptible to mental illness, exploring our evolutionary past
  • Accessibly written for students, as well as researhers, in psychology and medicine

New to this Edition:

  • Includes the latest developments in psychiatric genetics and gene-environment interaction
  • Includes immunologically relevant findings in psychiatric and psychosomatic disorders
  • Adapted to take into account the latest version of DSM
  • includes several additional chapters on topics not covered in the 1st edn

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