Reconceiving Schizophrenia
Language: en
Pages: 341
Authors: Man Cheung Chung
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
Schizophrenia arguably is the most troubling, puzzling, and complex mental illness. No single discipline is equipped to understand it. Though schizophrenia has been investigated predominately from psychological, psychiatric and neurobiological perspectives, few attempts have been made to apply the tool kit of philosophy to schizophrenia, the mix of global analysis,
Schizophrenia and Common Sense
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Inês Hipólito, Jorge Gonçalves, João G. Pereira
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-26 - Publisher: Springer
This book explores the relationship between schizophrenia and common sense. It approaches this theme from a multidisciplinary perspective. Coverage features contributions from phenomenology, cognitive neuroscience, philosophy of mind, psychology, and social cognition. The contributors address the following questions: How relevant is the loss of common sense in schizophrenia? How can
Schizophrenia Bulletin
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Inês Hipólito, Jorge Gonçalves, João G. Pereira
Categories: Schizophrenia
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:
Issues for 1969- include section: Bibliography and abstracts on schizophrenia.
A Critical History of Schizophrenia
Language: en
Pages: 269
Authors: Kieran McNally
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Springer
Schizophrenia was 20th century psychiatry's arch concept of madness. Yet for most of that century it was both problematic and contentious. This history explores schizophrenia's historic instability via themes such as symptoms, definition, classification and anti-psychiatry. In doing so, it opens up new ways of understanding 20th century madness.
Experiencing Psychosis
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Jim Geekie, Patte Randal, Debra Lampshire, John Read
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-01 - Publisher: Routledge
Extensive scientific research has been conducted into understanding and learning more about psychotic experiences. However, in existing research the voice of subjective experience is rarely taken into consideration. In this book, first-person accounts are brought centre-stage and examined alongside current research to suggest how personal experience can contribute to professional
Karl Jaspers' Allgemeine Psychopathologie zwischen Wissenschaft, Philosophie und Praxis
Language: de
Pages: 197
Authors: Sonja Rinofner-Kreidl, Harald A. Wiltsche
Categories: Psychiatry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Königshausen & Neumann
Books about Karl Jaspers' Allgemeine Psychopathologie zwischen Wissenschaft, Philosophie und Praxis
Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Schizophrenic Psychoses
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Yrjö O. Alanen, Manuel González de Chávez, Ann-Louise S. Silver, Brian Martindale
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-02 - Publisher: Routledge
Highly Commended in the Psychiatry category at the 2010 BMA Medical Book Awards! Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Schizophrenic Psychoses brings together professionals from around the world to provide an extensive overview of the treatment of schizophrenia and psychosis. Divided into three parts – past, present and future – the book begins
Intentionality, Desire, Responsibility
Language: en
Pages: 377
Authors: A.W.M. Mooij
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-14 - Publisher: BRILL
This book is intended to contribute towards a justification of the human sciences. Its basic phenomenological assuption is that man is an interpreting being, in the domains of experience, desire and freedom of will. An elaboration is offered from the perspectives of psychopathology, psychoanlysis and law.
Recovery of People with Mental Illness
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Abraham Rudnick
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-30 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
It is only in the past 20 years that the concept of 'recovery' from mental health has been more widely considered and researched. Before then, it was generally considered that 'stability' was the best that anyone suffering from a mental disorder could hope for. But now it is recognised that,
The Disordered Mind
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: George Graham
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-11 - Publisher: Routledge
The Disordered Mind: An Introduction to Philosophy of Mind and Mental Illness, second edition examines and explains, from a philosophical standpoint, what mental disorder is: its reality, causes, consequences, and more. It is also an outstanding introduction to philosophy of mind from the perspective of mental disorder. Revised and updated