Psychiatry Under the Influence: Institutional Corruption, Social Injury, and Prescriptions for Reform (Paperback)

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Robert Whitaker is the author of four books, two of which Mad in America and Anatomy of an Epidemic - tell of the history of psychiatric treatments. Anatomy of an Epidemic won the Investigative Reporters and Editors book award for best investigative journalism in 2010. He is a former Fellow at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University, USA. Lisa Cosgrove is Professor at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, USA and a Fellow at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University, USA. She is also a clinical psychologist. She has co-edited and co-authored casebooks on the ethical and medico-legal issues that arise in organized psychiatry because of financial conflicts of interest. She received the 2014 Distinguished Publication Award from the Association for Women in Psychology for her paper "Industry's Colonization of Psychiatry."
Product Details
ISBN: 9781349505982
ISBN-10: 1349505986
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: November 8th, 2015
Pages: 241
Language: English