Psychiatry

By: Neel Burton (Author)

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WINNER OF THE 2007 RICHARD ASHER PRIZE AWARDED BY THE SOCIETY OF AUTHORS AND THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF MEDICINE

This exciting new textbook aims to bring the subject of psychiatry alive. Refreshing and inspirational, "Psychiatry" uses numerous excerpts and images from the worlds of art, film and literature to illustrate the core psychiatric content needed by medical students and junior doctors.


Psychiatry is placed in an historical context and the complex ethical and philosophical issues that are inherent to the practice of psychiatry are highlighted. The book challenges the reader to think about these issues and to appreciate that psychiatry is about more than just treating mental illness.


This informative and engaging new psychiatry text uses a range of pedagogical features throughout the full colour text, and includes case studies and self assessment material.

Title: Psychiatry

Author Name: Neel Burton (Author)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A., Blackwell Pub: 2006

ISBN Number: 1405136529

ISBN Number 13: 9781405136525

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 040535

Description: Very good condition. No interior writing or highlighting. Psychiatry By Neel Burton (Author) Product Description This exciting textbook aims to bring the subject of psychiatry alive. Refreshing and inspirational, Psychiatry uses numerous excerpts and images from the worlds of art, film and literature to illustrate the core psychiatric content needed by medical students and junior doctors. Product Details Paperback: 192 pages Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (June 30, 2006) Language: English ISBN-10: 1405136529 ISBN-13: 9781405136525 Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 7.5 x 0.5 inches

Keywords: Psychiatry