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The Resource The concepts of psychiatry : a pluralistic approach to the mind and mental illness, S. Nassir Ghaemi

The concepts of psychiatry : a pluralistic approach to the mind and mental illness, S. Nassir Ghaemi

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The concepts of psychiatry : a pluralistic approach to the mind and mental illness
Title
The concepts of psychiatry
Title remainder
a pluralistic approach to the mind and mental illness
Statement of responsibility
S. Nassir Ghaemi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Ghaemi, S. Nassir
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC437.5
LC item number
.G47 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WM 100
NLM item number
G411c 2003
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  • Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Mental Disorders
  • Psychological Theory
  • Psychotherapy
Label
The concepts of psychiatry : a pluralistic approach to the mind and mental illness, S. Nassir Ghaemi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What clinicians think and why -- Status quo: dogmatism, the biopsychosocial model, and alternatives -- What there is: of mind and brain -- How we know: understanding the mind -- What is scientific method? -- Reading Karl Jaspers's General psychopathology -- What is scientific method in psychiatry? -- Darwin's dangerous method: the essentialist fallacy -- What we value: the ethics of psychiatry -- Desire and self: Hellenistic and Eastern approaches -- Practice: what clinicians do and why -- On the nature of mental illness: disease or myth? -- Order out of chaos: the evolution of psychiatric nosology -- Theory of DSM-IV: ideal types -- Dimensions versus categories -- Perils of belief: psychosis -- Slings and arrows of outrageous fortune: depression -- Life's roller coaster: mania -- Being self-aware: insight -- Psychopharmacology: Calvinism or hedonism? -- Truth and statistics: problems of empirical psychiatry -- Climate of opinion: what remains of psychoanalysis -- Being there: existential psychotherapy -- Beyond eclecticism: integrating psychotherapy and psychopharmacology -- After eclecticism -- Bridging the biology-psychology dichotomy: the hopes of integrationism -- Why it is hard to be pluralist
Control code
50858919
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvi, 337 pages
Isbn
9780801873775
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002152164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The concepts of psychiatry : a pluralistic approach to the mind and mental illness, S. Nassir Ghaemi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What clinicians think and why -- Status quo: dogmatism, the biopsychosocial model, and alternatives -- What there is: of mind and brain -- How we know: understanding the mind -- What is scientific method? -- Reading Karl Jaspers's General psychopathology -- What is scientific method in psychiatry? -- Darwin's dangerous method: the essentialist fallacy -- What we value: the ethics of psychiatry -- Desire and self: Hellenistic and Eastern approaches -- Practice: what clinicians do and why -- On the nature of mental illness: disease or myth? -- Order out of chaos: the evolution of psychiatric nosology -- Theory of DSM-IV: ideal types -- Dimensions versus categories -- Perils of belief: psychosis -- Slings and arrows of outrageous fortune: depression -- Life's roller coaster: mania -- Being self-aware: insight -- Psychopharmacology: Calvinism or hedonism? -- Truth and statistics: problems of empirical psychiatry -- Climate of opinion: what remains of psychoanalysis -- Being there: existential psychotherapy -- Beyond eclecticism: integrating psychotherapy and psychopharmacology -- After eclecticism -- Bridging the biology-psychology dichotomy: the hopes of integrationism -- Why it is hard to be pluralist
Control code
50858919
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvi, 337 pages
Isbn
9780801873775
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002152164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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