Leaders and Followers
A Psychiatric Perspective on Religious Cults
Normal Price: $37.95
Your Price: $34.16 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.80! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.71 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas
Leaders and Followers by Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry
Book DescriptionPsychiatrists are in a unique position to understand the personalities, needs, and motivations of cult leaders and followers. This report assumes that unique vantage point in its review of the cult phenomenon. What are the psychiatric attributes of cult leaders and followers? Why do individuals join cults? Can cults play a constructive role in an individual's life? And how can psychiatrists help family and friends deal with cult members? Supported by numerous references, this report presents statistics and colorful descriptions of American cults and their effect on those who embrace them.
Buy Leaders and Followers book by Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780873182003
(229mm x 152mm x 7mm)
Imprint: American Psychiatric Press Inc.
Publisher: American Psychiatric Association Publishing
Publish Date: 30-Nov-1991
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry
Psychotherapy is Worth it, Paperback (March 2010)
Surveys the medical, psychiatric and psychological literature from 1984 to 2007 that is relevant to the cost-effectiveness of all kinds of psychotherapy. The volume explores the cost of providing psychotherapy in relation to its impact both on health and on the costs to society of psychiatric illness and related conditions.
Cultural Assessment in Clinical Psychiatry, Paperback (September 2001)
The volume begins with the history and scope of culture in clinical psychiatry and continues by detailing 11 cultural variables that strongly influence clinical work (e.g., ethnic identity, race, gender, religion, migration, and country of origin).
In the Long Run...Longitudinal Studies of Psychopathology in Children, Hardback (March 1999)» View all books by Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry
his volume presents studies of the outcome of pathology for children with specific psychiatric diagnoses, such as in children with chronic medical illnesses, childhood traumas, mood and anxiety disorders, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, conduct disorders, and eating disorders.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Leaders and Followers book by Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.