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41 GLOVER, JONATHAN. Alien Landscapes: Interpreting Disordered Minds.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts and London England: 2014. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
We have made huge progress in understanding the biology of mental illnesses, but comparatively little in interpreting them at the psychological level. The eminent philosopher Jonathan Glover believes that there is real hope of progress in the human interpretation of disordered minds. The challenge is that the inner worlds of people with psychiatric disorders can seem strange, like alien landscapes, and this strangeness can deter attempts at understanding. Do people with disorders share enough psychology with other people to make interpretation possible? To explore this question, Glover tackles the hard cases—the inner worlds of hospitalized violent criminals, of people with delusions, and of those diagnosed with autism or schizophrenia. Their first-person accounts offer glimpses of inner worlds behind apparently bizarre psychiatric conditions and allow us to begin to learn the "language" used to express psychiatric disturbance. Art by psychiatric patients, or by such complex figures as van Gogh and William Blake, give insight when interpreted from Glover's unique perspective. He also draws on dark chapters in psychiatry's past to show the importance of not medicalizing behavior that merely transgresses social norms. And finally, Glover suggests values, especially those linked with agency and identity, to guide how the boundaries of psychiatry should be drawn. Seamlessly blending philosophy, science, literature, and art, Alien Landscapes? is both a sustained defense of humanistic psychological interpretation and a compelling example of the rich and generous approach to mental life for which it argues. Jonathan Glover is Professor of Ethics at the School of Law, King's College London. "[An] interesting and readable book, the professed aims of which are to make mental health patients seem less alien and to emphasize the role of the humane and the humanities in psychiatry… Admirable."—Iain McGilchrist, Literary Review "A wide-ranging philosophical investigation of psychology and a psychological examination of philosophy."—Jonathon Keats, New Scientist "A searching, humane look at the lives of the mentally ill, whose inner worlds can be alien landscapes indeed. Examining a population of hospitalized patients in Britain, ethicist Glover asks whether it is true that people who suffer from anti-social disorders are truly without conscience or whether it might not be that their moral world simply maps onto different territory from other people's—an important distinction in considering such things as the ability to recognize right from wrong and accept responsibility for one's actions."—Kirkus Reviews "Glover attempts a close encounter of the intellectual kind as he probes the ethical aspects of mental disorders and opens up new terrain in an age-old discussion. Responding to the long-standing discord between humanist and scientific perspectives on mental illness—an imbalance that consistently favors science—Glover aims to restore humanist views to the discussion through a sensitive examination of art, literature, and, perhaps most noteworthy, interviews with people who have mental disorders… For the philosophically inclined, Glover's exploration will prove to be an exciting and informative text."—Publishers Weekly "A great read, and genuinely illuminating on the inner lives of patients with disorders, and their implications for responsibility and identity. This book is for all of us who have had the impulse to write off someone as 'crazy,' meaning: there isn't any point in trying to engage or understand what's going on with this person. This is a timely and well-crafted book."—John Campbell, University of California, Berkeley "This book should become a classic in the study of philosophy and psychiatry. The lucidity of the writing makes it, at once, profound and accessible. While acknowledging the substantial contribution of the biological sciences to our understanding of unusual mental states, Glover explores in depth how far an observer can make sense of—or 'interpret'—them. The implications for how we might think about 'values,' 'identity,' 'agency,' the boundaries of 'illness,' and treatment are most richly drawn."—George Szmukler, King's College London 
Price: 33.25 USD
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42 GRALNICK, M.D., ALEXANDER (EDITOR). Treatment Of The Seriously Ill Psychiatric Patient.
The Gralnick Foundation, Port Chester/Rye Brook: 1983. First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Very good condition. 
On March 4, 1979, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and High Point Hospital of Port Chester, New York, jointly sponsored an all-day symposium in New York City to educate mental health professionals on the treatment of the seriously ill psychiatric patient. Experts in the fields of child and adolescent psychotherapy, the psychotherapy of depression, and treatment of borderline and schizophrenic patients were called upon to contribute their knowledge. This volume represents the proceedings of this symposium. Includes an Index. 
Price: 9.93 USD
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43 GRINDER, JOHN; JUDITH DELOZIER & RICHARD BANDER. Patterns Of The Hypnotic Techniques Of Milton H. Erickson, M. D. - Volume-ii.
Meta Publications, Cupertino: 1975. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Focuses primarily on the verbal patterns which Erickson used in his work. "Patterns of the Hypnotic Techniques of Milton H. Erickson, M.D. by Richard Bandler and John Grinder is a delightful simplification of the infinite complexities of the language I use with patients. In reading this book, I learned a great deal about the things that I've done without knowing about them." - Milton H. Erickson, M.D. 
Price: 57.00 USD
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44 GRINSPOON, LESTER (EDITOR). Psychiatry Update: The American Psychiatric Association Annual Review, Volume II.
American Psychiatric Press, Washington D.C., 1983. 0880480076 / 9780880480079 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Provides in a single volume all key information on selected topics of great concern in daily clinical practice, and provides comprehensive references for further study. Covers New Issues in Psychoanalysis; Geriatric Psychiatry; Family Psychiatry; Bipolar Illness; and Depressive Disorders. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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45 GRINSPOON, LESTER (EDITOR). Psychiatry Update: The American Psychiatric Association Annual Review, Volume II.
American Psychiatric Press, Washington D.C., 1984. 0880480157 / 9780880480154 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 23.28 USD
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46 GRINSPOON, LESTER (EDITOR). Psychiatry Update: The American Psychiatric Association Annual Review, Volume II.
American Psychiatric Press, Washington D.C., 1983. 0880480076 / 9780880480079 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Provides in a single volume all key information on selected topics of great concern in daily clinical practice, and provides comprehensive references for further study. Covers New Issues in Psychoanalysis; Geriatric Psychiatry; Family Psychiatry; Bipolar Illness; and Depressive Disorders. 
Price: 66.50 USD
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47 GUTTMACHER, MANFRED S. America's Last King: An Interpretation Of The Madness Of Georgew III.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1941. First Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
An analysis of the king's mental problems written up for the first time by a psychiatrist that takes into consideration George III's family history. Includes an Index. 
Price: 28.41 USD
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48 GUZE, M.D., SAMUEL B. (EDITOR). Washington University: Adult Psychiatry.
Mosby-Year Book, Inc., St. Louis: 1996. 0815139934 / 9780815139935 Mosby's Neurology Psychiatry Access Series. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A volume directed to generalists or primary care practitioners, physicians who nearly always need to know a good deal concerning psychiatric conditions and how to think about and manage them. For the same reason, it is also directed to medical students and residents. Includes an Index. 
Price: 46.03 USD
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49 HALES, M.D., ROBERT E.; YUDOFSKY, M.D., STUART C. & TALBOTT, M.D., JOHN A. The American Psychiatric Press: Textbook Of Psychiatry.
American Psychiatric Press, Washington D.C., 1993. 0880483881 / 9780880483889 Second Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A collection of essays divided into five sections entitled: Section I: Theoretical Foundations; Section II: Assesment; Section III: Psychiatric Disorders; Section IV: Psychiatric Treatments; and Section V: Special Topics. Includes an Index. 
Price: 105.45 USD
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50 HALES, ROBERT E.; FRANCES, ALLEN J. (EDITORS). American Psychiatric Association: Annual Review, Volume 4.
American Psychiatric Press, Washington D.C.: 1985. 0880480394 / 9780880480390 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 37.29 USD
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51 HALES, ROBERT E.; FRANCES, ALLEN J. (EDITORS). American Psychiatric Association: Annual Review, Volume 6.
American Psychiatric Press, Washington D.C.: 1987. 0880482427 / 9780880482424 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 41.80 USD
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52 HARRISON, SAUL I. & MCDERMOTT, JOHN F. (EDITORS). Childhood Psychopathology: An Anthology Of Basic Readings.
International Universities Press, Inc., New York: 1973. 0823656608 / 9780823656608 Second Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
The sections of this anthology are as follows: Part I - Development; Part II - Developmental Disorders; Part III - Neurotic Disorders; Part IV - Learning Disorders; Part V - Antisocial Disorders; Part VI - Psychophysiologic Disorders; Part VII - Childhood Psychosis; Part VIII - Mental Retardation; and Part IX - Brain Dysfunction. Includes Name and Subjecgt Indexes. 
Price: 10.21 USD
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53 HILBERMAN, M.D., ELAINE. The Rape Victim.
American Psychiatric Association, Washington: 1976. First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
Covers: The Sociocultural Context of Rape, Legal Aspects of Rape, Medical Aspects of Rape, The Rape Victim in the Hospital, Community Rape Crisis Centers, Reactions to Rape, Counseling and Treament Considerations, The Child Rape Victim, and the Role of the Psychiatrist. 
Price: 19.29 USD
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54 HOLLANDER, M.D., ERIC. Obsessive-compulsive - Related Disorders.
American Psychiatric Press, Inc., Washington: 2005. 0880484020 / 9780880484022 First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Covers Body Image and Experience Disorders, Anorexia Nervosa, Hypochondriasis, Trichotillomania, Tourette's Syndrome, Sexual Compulsions, Pathological Gambling, Impulsive Personality Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms in Schizophrenia, Cognitive-Behavioral Approaches to Obsessive-Compulsive - Related Disorders, and The Spectrum of Obsessive-Compulsive - Related Disorders. Includes an Index. 
Price: 14.39 USD
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55 HOLMES, BETH. The Whipping Boy.
Richard Marek Publishers, New York: 1978 0399900004 / 9780399900006 First Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A story of the most uniquely disadvantaged children in our society -- the well-fed, well-clothed, well-housed but emotionally abused child. He is primarily a phenomenon of the middle and upper economic groups. 
Price: 12.30 USD
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56 HUBBARD, M.D., DAVID G. The Skyjacker: His Flights Of Fancy.
The Macmillan Company, New York: 1976. Facsimile Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
According to the author, "The objective of this book is to introducethe criterion of common sense to the subject of skyjacking for the simple reason that the only criterion applied to it for nearly a decade - by the public, by government agencies, by news media - has been that of hysteria." 
Price: 15.63 USD
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57 JAMISON, KAY REDFIELD. Night Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1999. 0375401458 / 9780375401459 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Weaving together a psychological and scientific exploration of the subject with personal essays about individual suicides, Dr. Jamison in this book brings not only her compassion and literary skill but all of her knowledge, research, and clinical experience to bear on this devastating problem. In tracing the network of reason underlying suicide, she gives us astonishing examples of the methods and places that people have chosen to kill themselves and a startling look at their journals, drawings, and farewell notes. Includes an Index. "It stands alone in the literature of manic-depression for its bravery, brilliance, and beauty." - Oliver Sacks 
Price: 12.45 USD
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58 KADUSHIN, CHARLES. Why People Go To Psychiatrists.
Atherton Press, New York: 1969. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 17.81 USD
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59 KAPLAN, HAROLD I.; SADOCK, BENJAMIN J. Pocket Handbook Of Clinical Psychiatry.
Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore: 1990. 0683045237 / 9780683045239 s Softcover. Very good reading copy. Notes on some pages. 

Price: 7.84 USD
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60 KAPLAN, M.D., HAROLD I. & BENJAMIN J. SADOCK M.D. Modern Synopsis Of Comprehensive Textbook Of Psychiatry / Iv.
Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore/London: 1984. 068304513X / 9780683045130 Fourth Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
This edition is a rewritten distillation of the three previous editions of the Comprehensive Textbook and the Modern Synopsis. The authors have included not only the most important recent advances in psychiatry but also have added sections that are new and different from those in the previous books. Includes an Index. 
Price: 7.70 USD
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