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The role of cultural configurators in the formation of mental symptoms

German E. Berrios

in Philosophical issues in psychiatry III

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Published in print October 2014 | ISBN: 9780198725978
Published online January 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191792977 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198725978.003.0012

Series: International Perspectives in Philosophy & Psychiatry

The role of cultural configurators in the formation of mental symptoms

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Chapter 12 is a commentary on Chapter 11, which covers the ideas surrounding the varieties of social constructionism and the problem of progress in psychiatry. It specifically addresses issues surrounding schizophrenia, differences of opinion about psychiatric disorders, and the term ‘inclusionary social constructionism’.

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Subjects: Psychiatry

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