The Origins of Schizophrenia by Alan S. Brown

The Origins of Schizophrenia

byAlan S. Brown, Paul H. Patterson

Kobo ebook | November 29, 2011

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The Origins of Schizophrenia synthesizes key findings on a disorder that has been increasingly studied over the past decade. Advances in epidemiology, neuroscience technology, and molecular and statistical genetics have identified new putative environmental risk factors and candidate susceptibility genes, recasting schizophrenia's neurobiological nature. Providing the latest clinical and neuroscience research developments in a comprehensive volume, this collection by world-renowned investigators answers a pressing need for balanced, thorough information, while pointing to future directions in research and interdisciplinary collaboration.
Alan S. Brown is Professor of Psychiatry and Epidemiology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health. He is also director of the Unit in Birth Cohort Studies at the New York State Psychiatric Institute. His honors include the A.E. Bennett Research Award from the Society ...
Title:The Origins of SchizophreniaFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:November 29, 2011Publisher:Columbia University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0231521928

ISBN - 13:9780231521925

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An excellent introduction to the origins introduction to the origins of schizophrenia, which brings together a large amount of recent work in a readable and critical manner.