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Gender and psychopathology

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American Psychiatric Press , Washington, DC
Mental illness -- Sex factors., Sex differences (Psychology), Mental Disorders., Sex Fac
Statementedited by Mary V. Seeman.
ContributionsSeeman, M. V. 1935-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC455.4.S45 G475 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 402 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1272825M
ISBN 100880485647
LC Control Number95004161

Gender and Psychopathology is a comprehensive review of the connection between gender and psychopathology. The text is divided into five parts. Part I covers the introduction to the central themes discussed such as the connection between gender and patterns of psychopathology, personality disorders, concepts of mental health, and models related to gender.

Gender and Psychopathology explores the gender differences in psychiatric syndromes in terms of symptoms, courses of illness, epidemiology, and treatment responses.

The book addresses the reasons for the differences from many competing and additive points of view by distinguished multidisciplinary by:   Gender and Psychopathology is a comprehensive review of the connection between gender and psychopathology. The text is divided into five Edition: 1. Gender and Psychopathology explores the gender differences in psychiatric syndromes in terms of symptoms, courses of illness, epidemiology, and treatment responses.

The book addresses the reasons for the differences from many competing and additive points of. Gender perspective has been treated as a paradigm in this book on psychopathology because it determines the way in which a psychiatric symptom is defined, perceived and understood.

This conception of gender as being of key importance in the definition of psychiatric symptomatology is exceptional in the literature. Gender perspective has been treated as a paradigm in this book on psychopathology because it determines the way in which a psychiatric symptom is defined, perceived and understood.

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This book examines sex and gender differences in the causes and expression of medical conditions, including mental health disorders. Sex differences are variations attributable to individual reproductive organs and the XX or XY chromosomal complement.

Gender perspective has been treated as a paradigm in this book on psychopathology because it determines the way in which a psychiatric symptom is defined, perceived, and understood. This conception of gender as being of key importance in the definition of psychiatric symptomatology is exceptional in the literature.

Chapters in The Psychodynamics of Gender and Gender Role, the final volume in the Empirical Studies in Psychoanalytic Theories Series, review cutting-edge empirical research on psychoanalytic theories of child development, defense and coping, unconscious mental processing, normal personality functioning, and psychopathology.

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It is commonly argued that biological differences between males and females determine gender by causing enduring differences in capabilities and dispositions.

Endocrine receptors in the brain affect cognition, mood, and behavior differently in males and females, and gender roles inevitably affect our psychosocial experiences. It should be no surprise. Gender and Its Effects on Psychopathology is an admirably clear, well-organized collection bringing together review articles by more than twenty authors.— Metapsychology Ellen Frank, a leading investigator on the psychopathology and treatment of mental disorder, has assembled and edited a series of authoritative papers on the relationship between disorder, sex and gender.

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Introduction This book examines sex and gender differences in the causes and expression of medical conditions, including mental health disorders.

Sex differences are variations attributable to individual reproductive organs and the XX or XY chromosomal complement. Gender: Psychological Perspectives synthesizes the latest research on gender to help students think critically about the differences between research findings and stereotypes, provoking them to examine and revise their own preconceptions.

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Boston: Wadsworth Cengage Learning. E-mail Citation» The author is a communications studies scholar, but her popular text includes strong coverage of social and developmental psychology. The book shows students how gender roles are shaped by contemporary culture.