The Philosophical Defence of Psychiatry (Philosophical by Lawrie Reznek

By Lawrie Reznek

by means of first analysing the arguments of psychiatry's critics and the philosophical principles of such thinkers as Freud, Eysenck, Laing, Szasz, Sedgwick and Foucault and by way of then delivering solutions to the numerous contentious and numerous questions raised, Dr. Reznek goals to set up a philosophical defence of the speculation and perform of psychiatry.
As either a professional thinker and psychiatrist, the writer is phenomenally p[laced to adopt the exam of an issue which has hitherto remained untackled. will probably be simply obtainable to a wide selection of non-specialists to boot. it is going to be of particular curiosity to these inquisitive about the perform of philosophy, psychiatry, scientific psychology, social paintings and psychiatric nursing.

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