Autonomy and Mental Disorder

Autonomy and Mental Disorder

Lubomira Radoilska

Print publication date: Apr 2012

ISBN: 9780199595426

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

Autonomy and Mental Disorder explores the nature and value of autonomy with reference to mental disorder, reflects on instances of mental disorder where autonomy is apparently compromised, and offers a systematic discussion of the underlying presuppositions of the present autonomy debates.