Sirius, 1989, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Unstated
"Is there any rational basis underlying society's attitudes to different forms of killing? Can insanity be regarded as a fixed, scientific concept? Is there such a thing as psychopathic personality, or are some people, quite simply, evil? Why is a medical model of a disease inadequate in many cases? Why, is a medical model of disease inadequate in many cases? It is such unsettling questions as these that the distinguished psychiatrist John Ellard addresses in this fascinating & provocative collection of essays..." Trade Paperback. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 272 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear, a few marks, as well as some bumping to corners and extremities. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Psychology & Psychiatry. ISBN: 0207161674. ISBN/EAN: 9780207161674. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19542.