Publisher description for Taking sides. Clashing views on controversial issues in abnormal psychology / edited, selected, and with introductions by Richard P. Halgin.

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This debate style reader is designed to introduce students to controversies in abnormal psychology. The readings, which represent the arguments of leading pscyhologists and researchers, reflect a variety of viewpoints and have been selected for their liveliness and substance and because of their value in a debate framework. This new title will be a beneficial tool to encourage critical thinking on important issues concerning abnormal psychology.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Psychology, Pathological -- Miscellanea.
Mental illness -- Miscellanea.
Reasoning -- Miscellanea.