Deconstructing Psychopathology - IAN, PARKER,; EUGENIE, GEORGACA,; DAVID, HARPER,;SAGE, 1995, Paperback.
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This accessible text provides a critical perspective on the institutions, practices and presuppositions that underlie the study of psychopathology. The authors: Analyse the notions of psychopathology as a conventional term in psychology and psychiatry, through the language and institutions that hold it in place; Explore the implications of deconstructive ideas for the theories and practices that sustain clinical treatments; Offer an alternative way of seeing psychopathology and provide accounts of critical professional work and good practice. Size: Other / Oversized Paperback. 176pp.