Philosophy 37:73-82 (1994)

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David Papineau
CUNY Graduate Center
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I shall begin with the "anti-psychiatry" view that the lack of a physical basis excludes many familiar mental disorders from the category of "illness". My response to this argument will be that anti-psychiatrists are probably right to hold that most mental disorders do not involve any physical disorder, but that they are wrong to conclude from this that these mental disorders are not illnesses
Keywords Biology  Disorder  Mental Illness  Psychotherapy  Science
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DOI 10.1017/S135824610000998X
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