Psychiatry as Cognitive NeurosciencePhilosophical perspectives

Psychiatry as Cognitive NeurosciencePhilosophical perspectives

Matthew Broome and Lisa Bortolotti

Print publication date: May 2009

ISBN: 9780199238033

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

Psychiatry as cognitive neuroscience is a philosophical analysis of the study of psychopathology, considering how cognitive neuroscience has been applied in psychiatry. It examines many neuroscientific methods, such as neuroimaging, and a variety of psychiatric disorders, including depression, schizophrenia, and personality disorders.

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