Common Core: Cultures of Madness Week 2
What broader social insights can we can from
understanding institutional life? What can we understand
from the historical examination of the development of
dominant ways of
Through this seminar, you need to
You are mad because you are
coward: military psychiatry
How humans minds were
How Psy-sciences were
transformed by combat
and war experiences.
The purpose of disease
YOU ARE MAD BECAUSE
YOU ARE NON-WHITE
Do mental disorders look the same worldwide?
Cultures of Madness Week 5
Harry Yi-Jui Wu
DO HUMAN BEINGS THINK/FEEL/BEHAVE DIFFERENTLY?
applied in col
Address the question.
Use examples to reflect.
Good structure/ grammar
personal and the public
self and its significant society
identity and status
Cultures of Madness Week 3
You are mad because Freud says so
Week 4. Cultures of Madness
Harry Yi-Jui Wu
Write down your most recent dream
Go to www.menti.com and use the code 37 83 76
Psychoanalysis: what is it?
Woody Allen on psychoanalysis
State Propaganda and Mental Disorders: The Issue of Psychiatric
Casualties among Japanese Soldiers During the Asia-Pacific
Bulletin of the History of Medicine, Volume 78, Number 4, Winter 2004,
pp. 804-835 (Article)
Published by The
The Moral Career of the Mental Patient
ERVING GOFFMAN (1959)
Textbooks on psychiatry distinguish neurosis from psychosis. Generally, neurotics
make much trouble for themselves but little or none for others, are not dangerous to
others, and can function
The Curious Career
of Dr. Ewen Cameron
At the time of D. Ewen Camerons death in 1967, at the age of sixty-five while hiking in the mountains, obituaries came filled with the details of a prominent psychiatrists successf
CCHU9063 Cultures of Madness
Time: 16:30-18:30 on Wednesdays.
What is it like to be mad? How have various cultures depicted this state? How do
doctors, government and the society respond to individuals who lo