Global Mental Health and Neuroethics

Written By Dan J. Stein
Global Mental Health and Neuroethics
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 January 2020
  • ISBN : 0128150645
  • Pages : 310 pages
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Download or read book entitled Global Mental Health and Neuroethics by author: Dan J. Stein which was release on 13 January 2020 and published by Academic Press with total page 310 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Global Mental Health and Neuroethics explores conceptual, ethical and clinical issues that have emerged with the expansion of clinical neuroscience into middle- and low-income countries. Conceptual issues covered include avoiding scientism and skepticism in global mental health, integrating evidence-based and value-based global medicine, and developing a welfarist approach to the practice of global psychiatry. Ethical issues addressed include those raised by developments in neurogenetics, cosmetic psychopharmacology and deep brain stimulation. Perspectives drawing on global mental health and neuroethics are used to explore a number of different clinical disorders and developmental stages, ranging from childhood through to old age. Synthesizes existing work at the intersection of global mental health and neuroethics Presents the work of leading practitioners of global mental health and neuroethics who address clinical issues Looks at clinical decision-making in settings with non-Western values and customs Covers patient empowerment, human rights, cognitive enhancement, and more

Global Mental Health and Neuroethics

Global Mental Health and Neuroethics
  • Author : Dan J. Stein
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-17
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : Global Mental Health and Neuroethics explores conceptual, ethical and clinical issues that have emerged with the expansion of clinical neuroscience into middle- and low-income countries. Conceptual issues covered include avoiding scientism and skepticism in global mental health, integrating evidence-based and value-based global medicine, and developing a welfarist approach to the ...

Global Mental Health and Neuroethics

Global Mental Health and Neuroethics
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-13
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : Global Mental Health and Neuroethics explores conceptual, ethical and clinical issues that have emerged with the expansion of clinical neuroscience into middle- and low-income countries. Conceptual issues covered include avoiding scientism and skepticism in global mental health, integrating evidence-based and value-based global medicine, and developing a welfarist approach to the ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-20
  • Total pages : 342
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : In recent years there has been increased recognition of the global burden of mental disorders, which in turn has led to the expansion of preventive initiatives at the community and population levels. The application of such public health approaches to mental health raises a number of important ethical questions. The ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-10-06
  • Total pages : 243
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-07-14
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-06
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : There is a growing literature in neuroethics dealing with cognitive neuro-enhancement for healthy adults. However, discussions on this topic tend to focus on abstract theoretical positions while concrete policy proposals and detailed models are scarce. Furthermore, discussions appear to rely solely on data from the US or UK, while international ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-09-26
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  • ISBN : 0128150645
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  • Publisher : Elsevier Science Limited
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : Advances in our understanding of the brain and rapid advances in the medical practice of neurology are creating questions and concerns from an ethical and legal perspective. Ethical and Legal Issues in Neurology provides a detailed review of various general aspects of neuroethics, and contains chapters dealing with a vast ...

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-01-29
  • Total pages : 208
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Summary : Brain death-the condition of a non-functioning brain, has been widely adopted around the world as a definition of death since it was detailed in a Report by an Ad Hoc Committee of Harvard Medical School faculty in 1968. It also remains a focus of controversy and debate, an early source of ...

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 644
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : What makes our brain a brain? This is the central question posited in Unlocking the Brain. By providing a fascinating venture into different territories of neuroscience, psychiatry, and philosophy, the author takes a novel exploration of the brain's resting state in the context of the neural code, and its ability ...

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  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2014-03-06
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : Neil Levy presents an original theory of freedom and responsibility. Cognitive neuroscience and psychology provide a great deal of evidence that our actions are often shaped by information of which we are not conscious; some psychologists have concluded that we are actually conscious of very few of the facts we ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-11-19
  • Total pages : 166
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : From Aristotle to Cognitive Neuroscience identifies the strong philosophical tradition that runs from Aristotle, through phenomenology, to the current analytical philosophy of mind and consciousness. In a fascinating account, the author integrates the history of philosophy of mind and phenomenology with recent discoveries on the neuroscience of conscious states. The ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-26
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0128150645
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Summary : Do doctors fix patients? Or do they heal them? For all of modern medicine’s many successes, discontent with the quality of patient care has combined with a host of new developments, from aging populations to the resurgence of infectious diseases, which challenge medicine’s overreliance on narrowly mechanistic and ...

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  • Author : Arthur James Wells
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
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