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The Resource Psychiatric hegemony : a Marxist theory of mental illness, Bruce M.Z. Cohen

Psychiatric hegemony : a Marxist theory of mental illness, Bruce M.Z. Cohen

Label
Psychiatric hegemony : a Marxist theory of mental illness
Title
Psychiatric hegemony
Title remainder
a Marxist theory of mental illness
Statement of responsibility
Bruce M.Z. Cohen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
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1968-
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Cohen, Bruce M. Z.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Social psychiatry
  • Mental illness
  • Mental Disorders
  • Community Psychiatry
  • Communism
  • Psychological Theory
Label
Psychiatric hegemony : a Marxist theory of mental illness, Bruce M.Z. Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dedication; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Abbreviations; List of Figures and Tables; 1: Introduction: Thinking Critically About Mental Illness; Critical Scholarship on Mental Illness; Deconstructing the "Science" of Psychiatry; The Urgency for Marxist Theory; Summary; Bibliography; 2: Marxist Theory and Mental Illness: A Critique of Political Economy; Historical Materialism; Marxism, Medicine, and Mental Health; Industrialisation and the Mad Doctors; Biological Theory and Physical Treatments; The Drugs "Revolution"; Summary; Bibliography
  • 3: Psychiatric Hegemony: Mental Illness in Neoliberal Society Hegemony, Ideology, and Professional Power; The "Public Language" of the DSM-III; The Rise of Neoliberalism and Hegemonic Psychiatry; Bio-Power, Governance, and Psychiatric Hegemony; Summary; Bibliography; 4: Work: Enforcing Compliance; Moral Treatment and the Work Ethic; The "Humanisation" of Work; Case Study: Social Anxiety Disorder; Summary; Bibliography; 5: Youth: Medicalising Deviance; The Social Construction of Childhood; "Intelligence" Testing; The Rise of the Risky Kid
  • Education Factories and the Surveillance of the Future Workforce Case Study: Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder; Summary; Bibliography; 6: Women: Reproducing Patriarchal Relations; The Division of Labour, Gender Roles, and the Rise of Biological Theory; Deviant Women and Physical "Treatments"; Neoliberalism and "Feminising" the DSM; Case Studies: Hysteria and Borderline Personality Disorder; Summary; Bibliography; 7: Resistance: Pathologising Dissent; Biomedicine and Psychiatry's War on Race; The Final Psychiatric Solution
  • Colonial Resistance and Psychiatry's "Civilising" Principle The Culture of Fear and the War without End; Summary; Bibliography; 8: Conclusion: Challenging the Psychiatric Hegemon; Towards Abolition; Challenging the Apologists; Bibliography; Appendix A: Methodology for Textual Analysis of the DSMs; Appendix B: Youth-Related Diagnostic Categories in the DSM, 1952-2013; Appendix C: "Feminised" Diagnostic Categories in the DSM, 1952-2013; Index
Control code
034945802
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvii, 241 pages
Isbn
9781137460509
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2016956374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
Label
Psychiatric hegemony : a Marxist theory of mental illness, Bruce M.Z. Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dedication; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Abbreviations; List of Figures and Tables; 1: Introduction: Thinking Critically About Mental Illness; Critical Scholarship on Mental Illness; Deconstructing the "Science" of Psychiatry; The Urgency for Marxist Theory; Summary; Bibliography; 2: Marxist Theory and Mental Illness: A Critique of Political Economy; Historical Materialism; Marxism, Medicine, and Mental Health; Industrialisation and the Mad Doctors; Biological Theory and Physical Treatments; The Drugs "Revolution"; Summary; Bibliography
  • 3: Psychiatric Hegemony: Mental Illness in Neoliberal Society Hegemony, Ideology, and Professional Power; The "Public Language" of the DSM-III; The Rise of Neoliberalism and Hegemonic Psychiatry; Bio-Power, Governance, and Psychiatric Hegemony; Summary; Bibliography; 4: Work: Enforcing Compliance; Moral Treatment and the Work Ethic; The "Humanisation" of Work; Case Study: Social Anxiety Disorder; Summary; Bibliography; 5: Youth: Medicalising Deviance; The Social Construction of Childhood; "Intelligence" Testing; The Rise of the Risky Kid
  • Education Factories and the Surveillance of the Future Workforce Case Study: Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder; Summary; Bibliography; 6: Women: Reproducing Patriarchal Relations; The Division of Labour, Gender Roles, and the Rise of Biological Theory; Deviant Women and Physical "Treatments"; Neoliberalism and "Feminising" the DSM; Case Studies: Hysteria and Borderline Personality Disorder; Summary; Bibliography; 7: Resistance: Pathologising Dissent; Biomedicine and Psychiatry's War on Race; The Final Psychiatric Solution
  • Colonial Resistance and Psychiatry's "Civilising" Principle The Culture of Fear and the War without End; Summary; Bibliography; 8: Conclusion: Challenging the Psychiatric Hegemon; Towards Abolition; Challenging the Apologists; Bibliography; Appendix A: Methodology for Textual Analysis of the DSMs; Appendix B: Youth-Related Diagnostic Categories in the DSM, 1952-2013; Appendix C: "Feminised" Diagnostic Categories in the DSM, 1952-2013; Index
Control code
034945802
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvii, 241 pages
Isbn
9781137460509
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2016956374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration

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