The Metaphor of Mental Illness


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Despite the currency of the notion of mental illness, its legal and medical legitimacy, and the panoply of psychiatry and other mental health services which claim to treat it, there are those who take the radical sceptical line that mental illness is a fabrication. This is a book which takes this sceptical line seriously - perhaps more seriously than almost any other book not written by sceptics themselves. The Metaphor of Mental Illness is a revaluation of the traditional philosophical disputes about the existence and ...

The Metaphor of Mental Illness 2006, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198530879


The Metaphor of Mental Illness 2005, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198530886

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