Of Two Minds

Of Two Minds : A History of American Psychiatry

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This text details how psychiatrists are trained, how they develop their particular way of seeing and listening to patients, what makes a psychiatrist successful, and how the ambiguities of the field affect its practitioners and patients. "Do we treat people's brains or their minds," it asks.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 153 x 234 x 31mm | 605g
  • PICADOR
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0330485350
  • 9780330485357

Author information

T.M. Luhrmann is Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, San Diego. She is the author of two previous books, Persuasions of the Witch's Craft and The Good Parsi. She lives in California.
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