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The mind and its discontents

Grant Gillett

The mind and its discontents

an essay in discursive psychiatry

by Grant Gillett

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry -- Philosophy,
  • Mental illness,
  • Philosophy of mind

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [395]-414) and index.

    StatementGrant Gillett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC437.5 .G55 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 432 p.
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23668887M
    ISBN 109780199237548
    LC Control Number2009288440


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