To be announced
2017 Annual Sowerby Lecture
9 November 2017
Mental Health and Justice: Classical and Romantic perspectives
Psychiatry has long attracted interpretations from cool, detached perspectives valuing objectivity (Kraepelin, Freud, Beck) to hotter, embodied perspectives valuing subjectivity (Reil, Laing, Foucault)...
Evidence and Objectivity: Evidence when n=1
Monday 30 October 2017
Nancy Cartwright and Sherri Roush
We have become accustomed to the idea that the evidence base in medicine comes in large part from population-based studies. But both in the clinical encounter and in legal proceedings, that evidence must be brought to bear on a case that involves a single individual...