Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
Western Main Campus

Philosophy 2044F/G

INTRODUCTION TO THE PHILOSOPHY OF PSYCHIATRY


An introduction to core issues in the philosophy of psychiatry. Topics may include: a survey of historical and contemporary theories of the nature of mental disorder and its treatment; case studies designed to highlight controversies surrounding specific mental disorders, most notably, Depressive Disorders, Personality Disorders, Eating Disorders, and the Psychoses.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: PHILOSOP