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Author Kagan, Jerome.
Title Psychology's ghosts : the crisis in the profession and the way back / Jerome Kagan.
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, c2012.
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 Floor2  BF173 .K28 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xxiv, 392 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Missing contexts -- Happiness ascendant -- Who is mentally ill? -- Helping the mentally ill -- Promising reforms.
Summary Examining popular practices and assumptions held by many psychologists, identifies the four problems with contemporary psychology and discusses solutions that point the way to a better understanding of the mind and mental illness.
Subject Psychoanalysis.
Mental illness.
Psychology, Pathological.
ISBN 9780300178685 (clothbound : alk. paper)
0300178689 (clothbound : alk. paper)
OCLC number 747712932