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3. Medicine in the hospital

3. Medicine in the hospital  

William Bynum

in The History of Medicine: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2008
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776984
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199215430.003.0004
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199215430
3. Medicine in the hospital
7. Dreaming as delirium: sleep and mental illness

7. Dreaming as delirium: sleep and mental illness  

J. Allan Hobson

in Dreaming: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2005
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775499
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802156.003.0007
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780192802156
7. Dreaming as delirium: sleep and mental illness is a psychotic state, and it is as psychotic a state as we ever experience while awake. The internally generated perceptions have the hallucinatory power needed to make us hopelessly delusional. In the face of their detail and the powerful takeover of our minds, dream hallucinations make it impossible for us to realize that we are in the grasp of an altered state of consciousness. We are sure we are awake and believe our senses – and the associated emotions – despite the incongruities and discontinuities of dream bizarreness, which, were
6. Inconsistencies about madness

6. Inconsistencies about madness  

Tony Hope

in Medical Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2004
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775680
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802828.003.0006
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chapter
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9780192802828
6. Inconsistencies about madness
Psychiatry: A Very Short Introduction

Psychiatry: A Very Short Introduction  

Tom Burns

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2006
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776250
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192807274.001.0001
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9780192807274
A Very Short Introduction
6. Madness cast out

6. Madness cast out  

Andrew Scull

in Madness: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2011
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778230
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199608034.003.0006
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9780199608034
6. Madness cast out
5. Why dream? The functions of brain activation in sleep

5. Why dream? The functions of brain activation in sleep  

J. Allan Hobson

in Dreaming: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2005
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775499
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802156.003.0005
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chapter
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9780192802156
5. Why dream? The functions of brain activation in sleep We have already given our answer to the question of why we dream based on physiological mechanisms: because the brain self-activates in sleep. We have already hinted that dreaming itself may be an epiphenomenon of brain self-activation, so dreaming may occur for reasons that are quite different from those that we would infer from the psychological study of REM sleep dreaming.
7. Into the 21st century

7. Into the 21st century  

Tom Burns

in Psychiatry: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2006
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776250
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192807274.003.0007
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chapter
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9780192807274
7. Into the 21st century
Medical Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

Medical Ethics: A Very Short Introduction  

Tony Hope

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2004
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775680
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802828.001.0001
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book
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9780192802828
A Very Short Introduction
1. On why medical ethics is exciting

1. On why medical ethics is exciting  

Tony Hope

in Medical Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2004
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775680
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192802828.003.0001
Item type: 
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ISBN: 
9780192802828
1. On why medical ethics is exciting
2. Family affairs

2. Family affairs  

Andrew Robinson

in Genius: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778056
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199594405.003.0002
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ISBN: 
9780199594405
2. Family affairs

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