Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 March 2016

256 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780199689149

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The Healing Virtues

Character Ethics in Psychotherapy

Duff Waring

International Perspectives in Philosophy and Psychiatry

  • Explores the intersection of psychotherapy and virtue ethics with an emphasis on the patient's work in a healing project. This helps to inform the efforts of both therapist and patient.
  • Presents a summary of current thinking in virtue ethics
  • Provides a review of current thinking in virtue epistemology
  • Considers recent developments in leading modes of psychotherapy

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