Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (History).wmv

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (History).wmv

One book that every psychology major should be acquainted with is what’s called the DSM or the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. We are currently using the book the DSM IV TR which means the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Disorders. Since 1952, there have been several editions of this particular manual. The …

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Strange answers to the psychopath test | Jon Ronson

Strange answers to the psychopath test | Jon Ronson

Translator: Timothy Covell Reviewer: Morton Bast The story starts: I was at a friend’s house, and she had on her shelf a copy of the DSM manual, which is the manual of mental disorders. It lists every known mental disorder. And it used to be, back in the ’50s, a very slim pamphlet. And then …

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