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Published: 07 January 2010

256 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195389371

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The Virtuous Psychiatrist

Character Ethics in Psychiatric Practice

Jennifer Radden and John Sadler

International Perspectives in Philosophy and Psychiatry

  • Offers sustained support for the notion that psychiatric practice must be governed by ethical considerations that go beyond the demands imposed on all biomedical practice
  • Provides an original application of recent theorizing about virtue theory and professional role morality to the practice of psychiatry

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