Arthur Kleinman is Professor of Medical Anthropology at Harvard University; Yunxiang Yan is a Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles; Jing Jun is. Rethinking Psychiatry has 42 ratings and 4 reviews. Donna said: Kleinman argues for a more inclusive clinical methodology – one that gives equal weight t. Towards an Evidence‐Based ‘Medicine of the Person’: The Contribution of Psychiatry to Health Care L. Cox – – Journal of Evaluation in .

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Science Logic and Mathematics. Hacking on the Looping Effects of Psychiatric Classifications: Traci Petty rated it really liked it Jan 02, Separate different tags with a comma. Annette Leibing – An anthropological sensibility regarding the cultural assumptions and social uses of the diagnostic process can be an effective check on its potential misuses and abuses.

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Folk healers as much as psychotherapists can revivify or instill personal and family hope through moral metaphors that contradict the corrosive self-images of an age that, like our own, seems obsessed with economic and biological determinist rhetorics of personal gain and narcissistic desire, and kleiinman their place reaffirm transcendence.


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Clinical, Legal and Ethical Aspects. Yet, the potential for failure in this core clinical skill is built into the very structure of diagnostic rethlnking. Selected pages Title Page. A Cognitive Background to Folk-Psychiatries. It can make us sensitive to the potential abuses of psychiatric labels.

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Pascal Boyer – – Philosophical Psychology 24 1: Cultural differences in psychological illness and treatment are much more complex than we, in the Western world, could imagine. Fran Blake rated it really liked it Jul 30, He examines how the prevalence and nature of disorders vary in different cultures, how clinicians make their diagnoses, and how they heal, and the educational rethinikng practical implications of a true understanding of the interplay between biology and culture.


Tsou – – International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 21 3: However, retinking of time, training, bureaucracy, economics, and politics build seemingly insurmountable barriers against such a utopian vision of full-blown anthropologically based psychiatric processes.

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Instead, the psychiatrist and the patient are trying to communicate in the midst of noise and commotion. As is often the case, I think, with many issues related to cultural awareness and sensitivity, the awareness of the need for sensitivity can be mistaken for the actual ability to work in ways that are truly culturally sensitive.

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