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Psychiatry and philosophy of science

Rachel Valerie Cooper

Psychiatry and philosophy of science

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry -- Philosophy.,
  • Science -- Philosophy.,
  • Psychiatry.,
  • Psychiatrie -- Philosophie.,
  • Sciences -- Philosophie.,
  • Psychiatrie.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-192) and index.

    StatementRachel Cooper.
    SeriesPhilosophy and science, Philosophy and science (Montréal, Québec)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC437.5 .C664 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 197 p. :
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22978421M
    ISBN 100773533869, 0773533877
    ISBN 109780773533868, 9780773533875
    LC Control Number2008431041

    The two are joined by Jerome Wakefield, co-author of The Loss of Sadness: How Psychiatry Transformed Normal Sorrow Into Depressive Disorder and Professor of Social Work and of the Conceptual Foundations of Psychiatry at NYU. Wakefield shares that his interest in the field began at the time of the anti-psychiatric revolution of the ‘60s and. “Drawing on nicely handled examples from psychiatry (e.g., major depressive disorder), biology (e.g., recent genetics and genomics, drug discovery, the study of insect societies), and the policy world (e.g., climate change and economic problems), Mitchell develops and illustrates a philosophy of science suited to the complexities scientists face.


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