Psychiatry Under the Influence

Institutional Corruption, Social Injury, and Prescriptions for Reform

  • Authors
  • Robert Whitaker
  • Lisa Cosgrove

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Seeds of Corruption

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 3-7
    3. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 9-25
    4. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 27-41
  3. Science Corrupted

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 45-62
    3. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 63-85
    4. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 87-115
    5. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 117-133
    6. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 135-151
  4. The Search for Solutions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 155-171
    3. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 173-195
    4. Robert Whitaker, Lisa Cosgrove
      Pages 197-207
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 209-241

About this book

Introduction

Psychiatry Under the Influence investigates the actions and practices of the American Psychiatric Association and academic psychiatry in the United States, and presents it as a case study of institutional corruption.

Keywords

Psychiatry psychology DSM American Psychiatric Association pharmaceutical industry conflicts of interest ethics institutional corruption clinical practice guidelines psychiatric drugs psychiatric diagnoses antidepressants antipsychotics stimulants ADHD depression anxiety disorders corruption disease drugs etiology psychiatry reform society state

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137516022
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-50598-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-51602-2
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