Disordered Minds

Disordered Minds
Publisher John Hunt Publishing
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Category Psychology
Total Pages 208
ISBN 9781785358814
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Disordered Minds offers a compelling and timely account of the dangers posed by narcissistic leaders, and provides a stark warning that the conditions in which this psychopathy flourishes - extremes of social inequality and a culture of hyper-individualism - are the hallmarks of our present age. 'An excellent account of how malignant narcissism is evident in the lives of the great dictators, and how the conditions in which this psychopathy flourishes have returned to haunt us.' Dr Kieran Keohane, editor of The Social Pathologies of Contemporary Civilization

Disordered Minds
  • Author : Ian Hughes
  • Publisher : John Hunt Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-09-28

Disordered Minds offers a compelling and timely account of the dangers posed by narcissistic leaders, and provides a stark warning that the conditions in which this psychopathy flourishes - extremes of social inequality and a culture of hyper-individualism - are the hallmarks of our present age. 'An excellent account of

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Disordered Minds
  • Author : Minette Walters
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2010-12-03

A thirty year old murder case and a possible wrongful conviction, Disordered Minds is the mystery thriller from crime queen Minette Walters. In 1970, Harold Stamp, a retarded twenty-year-old was convicted on disputed evidence and a retracted confession of brutally murdering his grandmother – the one person who understood and protected him.

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The Disordered Mind
  • Author : Eric R. Kandel
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2018-08-28

A Nobel Prize–winning neuroscientist’s probing investigation of what brain disorders can tell us about human nature Eric R. Kandel, the winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his foundational research into memory storage in the brain, is one of the pioneers of modern brain science.

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The Disordered Mind
  • Author : George Graham
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15

The Disordered Mind, Third Edition is a wide-ranging introduction to the philosophy of mental disorder or illness. It examines and explains, from a philosophical standpoint, what mental disorder is: its reality, causes, consequences, compassionate treatment, and more. Revised and updated throughout, the third edition includes enhanced discussions of the distinction

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The Disordered Mind
  • Author : George Graham
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013

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

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Alien Landscapes
  • Author : Jonathan Glover
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-01

Do people with mental disorders share enough psychology with other people to make human interpretation possible? Jonathan Glover tackles the hard cases—violent criminals, people with delusions, autism, schizophrenia—to answer affirmatively. He offers values linked with agency and identity to guide how the boundaries of psychiatry should be drawn.

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Disordered Minds
  • Author : Ian Hughes
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-08-30

A compelling account of the dangers posed by narcissistic leaders, and why their rise to power has become the hallmark of our age.

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The Disordered Mind
  • Author : George Graham
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-08-07

"George Graham is contemporary philosophy’s most gifted and humane writer. The Disordered Mind is a wise, deep, and thorough inquiry into the nature of the human mind and the various ‘creaks, cracks, and crevices’ into which it is prone sometimes to wander." Owen Flanagan, Duke University, USA "The book

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Body Subjects and Disordered Minds
  • Author : Eric Matthews
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-01-04

How should we deal with mental disorder - as an "illness" like diabetes or bronchitis, as a "problem in living", or what? This book seeks to answer such questions by going to their roots, in philosophical questions about the nature of the human mind, the ways in which it can

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So Far Disordered in Mind
  • Author : Richard Wightman Fox
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1978-01-01

Read online So Far Disordered in Mind written by Richard Wightman Fox, published by Univ of California Press which was released on 1978-01-01. Download full So Far Disordered in Mind Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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The Mind in Disorder
  • Author : John E. Gedo
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-05-13

Anchoring his schema in the belief that nonorganic disorders are disturbances in adaptation explicable within a depth-psychological framework, Gedo posits two broad categories of functional disorder: "apraxias" that represent any failure to learn adaptively essential skills, and disorders of what her terms "obligatory repetition." Within both categories of disorder, Gedo

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Scaffolded Minds
  • Author : Somogy Varga
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27

A comprehensive account of cognitive scaffolding and its significance for understanding mental disorders. In Scaffolded Minds, Somogy Varga offers a novel account of cognitive scaffolding and its significance for understanding mental disorders. The book is part of the growing philosophical engagement with empirically informed philosophy of mind, which studies the

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Disordered Minds
  • Author : Minette Walters
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003

Read online Disordered Minds written by Minette Walters, published by which was released on 2003. Download full Disordered Minds Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Women   s Minds  Women   s Bodies
  • Author : G. Boswell,F. Poland
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2002-12-02

The most positive approaches to women's health frequently emerge from women's own endeavours to achieve physical and mental balance in their lives. Abandoning the artificiality of subject divides, this book engages with that ethos. Drawing on the experience of an interdisciplinary women's health initiative, Gwyneth Boswel and Fiona Poland l

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Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Author : Thomas E. Brown
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2005

A new understanding of ADD, along with practical information on how to recognize and treat the disorder A leading expert in the assessment and treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder dispels myths and offers reassuring, practical information about treatments. Drawing on recent findings in neuroscience and a

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