Special, radical, failure of reduction in psychiatry

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dc.contributor.author Ross, Don
dc.date.accessioned 2019-05-03T08:22:47Z
dc.date.available 2019-05-03T08:22:47Z
dc.date.issued 2019-03-06
dc.identifier.citation Ross, D. (2019) 'Special, radical, failure of reduction in psychiatry', Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 42, E25. doi: 10.1017/S0140525X18001164 en
dc.identifier.volume 42 en
dc.identifier.issn 0140-525X
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10468/7846
dc.identifier.doi 10.1017/S0140525X18001164 en
dc.description.abstract Use of network models to identify causal structure typically blocks reduction across the sciences. Entanglement of mental processes with environmental and intentional relationships, as Borsboom et al. argue, makes reduction of psychology to neuroscience particularly implausible. However, in psychiatry, a mental disorder can involve no brain disorder at all, even when the former crucially depends on aspects of brain structure. Gambling addiction constitutes an example. en
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dc.publisher Cambridge University Press en
dc.relation.isbasedon Borsboom, D., Cramer, A. and Kalis, A. (2019). ‘Brain disorders? Not really: why network structures block reductionism in psychopathology research’, Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 42, E2. doi:10.1017/S0140525X17002266
dc.relation.uri https://doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X17002266
dc.rights © 2019, Cambridge University Press. All rights reserved. en
dc.subject Borsboom en
dc.subject Kallis en
dc.subject Mental disorder en
dc.subject Brain disorder en
dc.subject Psychiatry en
dc.subject Gambling en
dc.subject Cramer en
dc.subject Network en
dc.title Special, radical, failure of reduction in psychiatry en
dc.type Commentary en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Don Ross, Philosophy, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. +353-21-490-3000 Email: don.ross@ucc.ie en
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dc.date.updated 2019-05-02T12:22:52Z
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dc.identifier.journaltitle Behavioral and Brain Sciences en
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