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Anxiety — animal reactions and the embodiment of meaning

Gerrit Glas

in Nature and Narrative

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Published in print May 2003 | ISBN: 9780198526117
Published online March 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191754326 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198526117.003.0015

Series: International Perspectives in Philosophy & Psychiatry

Anxiety — animal reactions and the embodiment of meaning

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Chapter 15 gives a short introduction into the clinical and scientific aspects of pathological forms of anxiety and a succinct overview of different forms of basic, or existential, anxiety, followed by the philosophical discussion that arises when the biological and existential vocabularies are brought together.

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Subjects: Psychiatry

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