Of Two Minds : A History of American Psychiatry
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.
- Hardback | 352 pages
- 153 x 234 x 31mm | 605g
- 19 Apr 2001
- Pan MacMillan
- London, United Kingdom
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.