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Author McNally, Kieran, author

Title A critical history of schizophrenia / Kieran McNally, Adjunct Lecturer in Psychology, University College Dublin, Ireland
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 269 pages.)
Series Palgrave studies in the theory and history of psychology
Palgrave studies in the theory and history of psychology.
Contents Introduction -- 1. Schizodia: The Lexicon -- 2. The Split Personality -- 3. Definitions of Schizophrenia -- 4. Catatonia: Faces in the Fire -- 5. Chasing the Phantom: Classification -- 6. Myth and Forgetting: Bleuler's 'Four As' -- 7. Social Prejudice -- 8. Contesting Schizophrenia? -- 9. Manufacturing Consensus in North America -- Conclusions: Twentieth Century Schizophrenia -- Epilogue: Consider Nijinsky -- Appendix A: Goodbye to Hebephrenia
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-261) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Schizophrenia -- History.
Schizophrenia -- history.
Schizophrenia -- classification.
Schizophrenic Psychology.
History, 20th Century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781137456816 (electronic bk.)
1137456817 (electronic bk.)