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The perspectives of psychiatry

by Paul R. McHugh

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry -- Philosophy,
  • Psychology, Pathological -- Philosophy,
  • Personality -- Philosophy,
  • Psychiatry -- methods,
  • Mental Disorders,
  • Philosophy, Medical

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-323) and index.

    StatementPaul R. McHugh and Phillip R. Slavney.
    ContributionsSlavney, Phillip R. 1940-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC437.5 .M4 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL366356M
    ISBN 100801860458, 0801860466
    LC Control Number98026808

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Assessment and Explanation in Psychiatry --The Mind-Brain Problem and a Structure for Psychiatry --Factionalism: The Other Source of Disarray in Psychiatry --Classification in Psychiatry and the Method of DSM-IV --The Concept of Diseases --The Disease Perspective: Its Premises.

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