The Origins of Schizophrenia

The Origins of Schizophrenia

by Alan S. Brown
     
 

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The Origins of Schizophrenia synthesizes key findings on a disorder that has been increasingly studied over the past decade. Advances in epidemiology, neuroscience technology, and molecular and statistical genetics have identified new putative environmental risk factors and candidate susceptibility genes, recasting schizophrenia's neurobiological nature. Providing

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The Origins of Schizophrenia synthesizes key findings on a disorder that has been increasingly studied over the past decade. Advances in epidemiology, neuroscience technology, and molecular and statistical genetics have identified new putative environmental risk factors and candidate susceptibility genes, recasting schizophrenia's neurobiological nature. Providing the latest clinical and neuroscience research developments in a comprehensive volume, this collection by world-renowned investigators answers a pressing need for balanced, thorough information, while pointing to future directions in research and interdisciplinary collaboration.

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The British Journal of Psychiatry
An excellent introduction to the origins introduction to the origins of schizophrenia, which brings together a large amount of recent work in a readable and critical manner.

— Michael Owen

The British Journal of Psychiatry - Michael Owen

An excellent introduction to the origins introduction to the origins of schizophrenia, which brings together a large amount of recent work in a readable and critical manner.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231521925
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
11/29/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
424
Sales rank:
1,113,181
File size:
6 MB
Age Range:
18 Years

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