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A Dose of Sanity: Mind, Medicine, and Misdiagnosis

A philosophical investigation into coercive psychiatric practices

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6. helmikuu 2013 Esimerkiks Sydney Walkerin kirjassa A Dose of Sanity: Mind, Medicine, and Misdiagnosis kritisoidaan paljon sitä, että DSM ei kehota etsimään  Mad in America: Bad Science, Bad Medicine, and the ...