Further reading

Barrett, R. (1996). The psychiatric team and the social definition of schizophrenia: an anthropological study of person and illness. Cambridge University Press.

Kleinman, A. and Good, B. (ed.) (1985). Culture and depression. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA.

Littlewood, R. (1995). The butterfly and the serpent: essays in psychiatry, race and religion. Free Association Books, London.

Young, A. (1995). The harmony of illusions: inventing post-traumatic stress disorder. Princeton University Press.

Chapter References

1. Kleinman, A. (1977). Depression, somatization and the new cross-cultural psychiatry. Social Science and Medicine, 11, 3-10.

2. Estroff, S.E. (1993). Disability and schizophrenia. In Knowledge, power and practice: the anthropology of medicine and everyday life (ed. S. Lindenbaum and M. Lock), pp. 247-86. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA.

3. Lee, S. and Kleinman, A. (1997). Mental illness and social change in China. Harvard Review of Psychiatry, 5, 43-5.

4. Kleinman, A. (1988). The illness narratives. Basic Books, New York.

5. Kleinman, A. (1988). Rethinking psychiatry: from cultural category to personal experience. Free Press, New York.

6. Desjarlais, R., Eisenberg, L., Good, B., and Kleinman, A. (ed.) (1995). World mental health: problems and priorities in low-income countries. Oxford University Press, New York.

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