Offering coverage of cognitive and biological issues, this work on abnormal psychology emphasizes culture, family and gender in the prevalence, cause and treatment of disorders, and applies the science-practitioner model. DSM-IV is integrated throughout the text. In-depth analysis is provided of various research studies, with a focus on the experimental methodology employed, and integrated case studies illustrate disorders and treatments, and place them in context.

Abnormal Psychology 1994, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780395621837