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Models of Madness: Psychological, Social and Biological Approaches to Schizophrenia

(International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis)

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Models of Madness shows that hallucinations and delusions are understandable reactions to life events and circumstances rather than symptoms of a supposed genetic predisposition or biological disturbance. International contributors:

* critique the 'medical model' of madness
* examine the dominance of the 'illness' approach to understanding madness from historical and
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Paperback, 400 pages
Published April 16th 2004 by Routledge (first published January 1st 2004)
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Mar 13, 2011 rated it liked it
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Book edited by 3 renowned specialists in the field of psychological treatments for Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders: John Read, PhD - Clinical Psychologist, specialist in the subject of childhood trauma and psychosis (emerging and very relevant research subject) and editor of the Scientific Journal Psychosis Making Sense of Madness (International Society for the Psychological Treatments of the Schizophrenias and Other Psychoses); the late Loren Mosher, MD - Psychiatrist,
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Esto no es un libro de ficción. Normalmente evito marcar este tipo de lectura en Goodreads, pues no hay estrellas suficientes para puntuar la realidad, pero con este hice una excepción.

Muy recomendado para aquellas personas que quieran saber más de la experiencia psicótica o tienes un familiar con esta enfermedad y debes informarte del tema lo más que puedas. No es un libro especialmente complicado, según yo, y tampoco de conceptos. Aquí no encontrarás muchos números, sino experiencias de
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Veronika
Im trying to translate it to czech language (its part of my exam...) and it was pretty hard at the begining but now I have 43 pages and its getting better and I can also say its very interesting book.. I didnt like it but now its different, better :)
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