2 edition of Approaches to cross-cultural psychiatry. found in the catalog.
Approaches to cross-cultural psychiatry.
Jane M. Murphy
|Other titles||Cross-cultural psychiatry.|
|Statement||Edited by Jane M. Murphy and Alexander H. Leighton.|
|Contributions||Leighton, Alexander H. 1908-|
|LC Classifications||RC455 .M8|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvi, 406 p.|
|Number of Pages||406|
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Originally published in , this landmark guide gave brilliant insights on dealing with the cultural aspects of family mental health. It systematically reviews various dimensions of the family from a cross-cultural perspective, including system, development, behaviour, and functioning. It then Paperback – Routledge Psychology. Written predominantly for those working in the mental health services, this book aims to extend the theory and practice of psychiatry. The chapters explore the culture of psychiatry as well as seeking to reaffirm the importance of anthropology for understanding psychiatric practice and psychological disorders in both socio-historical and individual contexts/5(2).
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Approaches to cross-cultural psychiatry. Ithaca, N.Y., Cornell University Press  (OCoLC) The book grew out of a recent lecture series at the Massachusetts General Hospital and features contributions from diverse fields including psychiatry, psychology, anthropology, social work, social medicine, and public policy.
The first section highlights the implications of biological and cultural diversity for psychiatric diagnosis and : Paperback. Cross-cultural psychiatry (also known as Ethnopsychiatry or transcultural psychiatry or cultural psychiatry) is a branch of psychiatry concerned with the cultural context of mental disorders and the challenges of addressing ethnic diversity in psychiatric services.
It emerged as a coherent field from several strands of work, including surveys of the prevalence and form of disorders in. IF one takes a broad definition of social psychiatry, then it is appropriate to regard cross-cultural psychiatry as occupying a position within this field and as focusing on certain aspects in certain ways.¹ The point of attention is the relationship between two orders of phenomena: psychiatric disorders and sociocul tural environment.
Comment: Cornell University Press publication, hardcover book "Approaches to Cross-Cultural Psychiatry," ed. Murphy & Leighton. No dust jacket with this copy, but otherwise it is very good: binding tight & firm, no writing/marking anywhere, and covers/corners/edges show practically no wear of any : Jane M.
Murphy, Alexander H. Leighton. Social Science Concepts and Cross-cultural Methods for Psychiatric Research / Murphy, Jane M. --IX. The Life History in Cross-cultural Psychiatric Research / Hughes, Charles C. --X. Society and Sentiments in Two Contrasting Socially Disturbed Areas / Parker, Seymour / Sasaki, Tom T.
--XI. Publisher Summary. This chapter reviews the various marriage systems and family functions from a cultural perspective.
The family is a complex institution that can be investigated and understood according to various dimensions, including the individual members of the family, the subsystem of the family, the interaction patterns of the family as a group, the life cycle of the family, and the. Cross-cultural psychology is the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes, including both their variability and invariance, under diverse cultural conditions.
Through expanding research methodologies to recognize cultural variance in behavior, language, and meaning it seeks to extend and develop psychology. Since psychology as an academic. 7. North America: NATIVE CONCEPTIONS OF PSYCHIATRIC DISORDER, by JANE M.
MURPHY and ALEXANDER H. LEIGHTON in Approaches to Cross-Cultural Psychiatry. Jane M. Murphy and Alexander H. Leighton, eds. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press,pp. Book Reviews: APPROACHES TO CROSS-CULTURAL PSYCHIATRY. Edited by. This book offers evidence-based clinical approaches for understanding disparities in the provision of mental-health services in the U.S.
and other industrialized nations. Chapters in this book address the availability and barriers to care among various ethnic populations and the roles of their cultures, languages, and religions as they affect. This book analyzes the social, cultural, political, and economic factors contributing to mental health issues and shaping treatment options in the Asian and Pacific world.
Multiple lenses examine complex experiences and needs in this vast. Cross-cultural psychiatry, transcultural psychiatry, or cultural psychiatry is a branch of psychiatry concerned with the cultural context of mental disorders and the challenges of addressing ethnic diversity in psychiatric emerged as a coherent field from several strands of work, including surveys of the prevalence and form of disorders in different cultures or countries; the.
The International Journal of Social Psychiatry'As an introductory text the book is perhaps too difficult, but for students of medical anthropology and cross-cultural psychiatry it offers a useful up to date assessment of the field.'- The International Journal of Social Psychiatry'This text brings together some noted clinicians and researchers.
An International Journal of Cross-Cultural Health Research. Jonathan Metzl, MD, PhD is the Frederick B. Rentschler II Professor of Sociology and Medicine, Health, and Society, Director for the Center for Medicine, Health, and Society, and Professor of Psychiatry at Vanderbilt is also the Research Director of the Safe Tennessee Project, a non-partisan.
Approaches to cross-cultural psychiatry by Murphy, Jane M.; Leighton, Alexander H. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.
The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The dust jacket is Rating: % positive.
Cross-cultural psychiatry Although these two approaches have led to different perspectives on the subject, they share a concern with two types of clinical problem: 1 The diagnosis and treatment of mental illness where health professional and patient come from different cultural by: 3.
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