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Towards a Pre-Modern Psychiatry

  • Authors
  • Jenifer Booth

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Introduction

The author applies modified versions of pre-modern philosophy (including Aristotle and Aquinas) to psychiatry, arguing that the work of the Aristotelian philosopher, Christian and former Marxist, Alasdair MacIntyre is ideally placed to bring about a transformation of psychiatry from its current captivity to the modern scientific technical paradigm.

Keywords

Aristotle philosophy psychiatry psychotherapy

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