Abnormal psychology

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J. Wiley & Sons, Jan 16, 1990 - Psychology - 646 pages
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The Fifth Edition of this popular, introductory abnormal psychology text has been revised and updated. DSM IIIR is incorporated into the text. The treatment is comprehensive, covering both experimental and clinical approaches--includes a wealth of research-based information. Contains new material on somatoform and borderline disorders and on biomedical and psychoanalytic perspectives.

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Read this book for a summer class. Found it wonderful psychology reading. Not too deep but profoundly interesting as textbooks go. In depth information on psychopathology; its etiologies and prognoses. Read full review

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I give this book four stars only because the simple fact , there are better texts out there on this subject.But for the average reader just interested in learning something new...its great.Very simple ... Read full review

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MARVIN R. GOLDFRIED is Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at the State University of New York at Stonybrook. In addition to his teaching, clinical supervision, and research, he maintains a limited practice of psychotherapy in New York City. He is a diplomate in clinical psychology, editorial board member of professional journals, and author of several books. Dr. Goldfried is cofounder of the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration. GERALD C. DAVISON is Professor of Psychology at the University of Southern California, where he was also Director of Clinical Training from 1979 to 1984 and Chair of the Department from 1984 to 1990. Among his many publications is the textbook Abnormal Psychology, coauthored with John Neale and published in 1994 in its sixth edition. His current research program focuses on the relationships between cognition and a variety of behavioral and emotional problems. In addition to his teaching and research, he is a practicing clinical psychologist.

Neale is Professor of Psychology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He received his B.A. from the University of Toronto and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University.

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