Far Side of Madness

Far Side of Madness

by John Weir Perry, John Beebe
     
 

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When The Far Side of Madness was first published in 1974, John Weir Perry's deep insight into the nature of so-called "schizophrenia"
opened the way for a radically new, more compassionate approach to this condition. This pioneering work of Jungian psychiatry reframes acute psychotic episodes in the context of visionary experience of schizophrenic

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Overview

When The Far Side of Madness was first published in 1974, John Weir Perry's deep insight into the nature of so-called "schizophrenia"
opened the way for a radically new, more compassionate approach to this condition. This pioneering work of Jungian psychiatry reframes acute psychotic episodes in the context of visionary experience of schizophrenic patients and describes innovative methods of handling them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882145570
Publisher:
Spring Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
04/15/2005
Edition description:
2nd Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.65(d)

Meet the Author

John Weir Perry was a Jungian psychiatrist and the author of many books, including The Self in Psychotic Process, The Heart of History, and Trials of the Visionary Mind.

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