The disease model attempts to explain a variety of phenomena ranging from mental illness to criminal behavior. This approach is grounded in the Western philosophical tradition of dualism. The limitations of the disease model are analyzed through a postmodern perspective. Socially sensitive strategies for clinical intervention are offered.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Issue number||3 Pt 2|
|State||Published - Jun 1993|
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