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TITLE : Insanity The Idea And Its Consequences

Insanity the idea and its consequences thomas szasz on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers from one of the most renowned and controversial thinkers in behavioral science here is a critical examination of the way both science and society define insanity attacking the universally accepted psychiatric doctrines that blur the insanity has 56 ratings and 4 reviews david said when i was a young feller this book helped me self diagnose my way out of the psychiatric system i refrom one of the most renowned and controversial thinkers in behavioral science here is a critical examination of the way both science and society define insanitythe idea of insanity pervades every aspect of our daily lives here szasz contends that the term actually functions as a euphemism for problems in living as an excuse for crime and misbehaviour as a stigma for invalidating adversaries and generally as a metaphor and legal fictionin this provocative book dr szaszs major theme is that insanity is an idea with consequences that have damaged society furthermore mental illness a necessary element for the establishment of

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