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Title Understanding trauma : integrating biological, clinical, and cultural perspectives / edited by Laurence J. Kirmayer, Robert Lemelson, Mark Barad.

Publication Info. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.1968 U55U    Check Shelf
Description xxviii, 519 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Neurobiological and neuroethological perspectives on fear and anxiety / Vinuta Rau & Michael S. Fanselow -- Some biobehavioral insights into persistent effects of emotional trauma / Mark E. Bouton & Jaylyn Waddell -- Learning not to fear: a neural systems approach / Gregory Quirk ... [et al.] -- Mechanisms of fear extinction: towards improved treatment for anxiety / Mark Barad & Christopher K. Cain -- Developmental origins of neurobiological vulnerability for PTSD / Rosemary Bagot ... [et al.] -- Does stress damage the brain? / J. Douglas Bremner -- Somatic manifestations of traumatic stress / Emeran A. Mayer -- Cognitive behavioral treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder / Elna Yadin & Edna B. Foa -- PTSD among traumatized refugees / J.D. Kinzie -- PTSD: a disorder of recovery? / Arieh Y. Shalev -- The developmental impact of childhood trauma / Bessel A. van der Kolk --
Adaptation, ecosocial safety signals, and the trajectory of PTSD / Derrick Silove -- Religion and spirituality after trauma / James K. Boehnlein -- Posttraumatic suffering as a source of transformation: a clinical perspective / C├ęcile Rousseau & Toby Measham -- Trauma, adaptation, and resilience: a cross-cultural and evolutionary perspective / Melvin Konner -- Bruno and the holy fool: myth, mimesis, and the transmission of traumatic memories / Allan Young -- Failures of imagination: the refugee's predicament / Laurence J. Kirmayer -- Trauma, culture, and myth: narratives of the Ethiopian Jewish exodus / Gadi BenEzer -- Posttraumatic politics: violence, memory, and biomedical discourse in Bali / Leslie Dwyer & Degung Santikarma -- Terror and trauma in the Cambodian genocide / Alexander Hinton -- Trauma in context: integrating biological, clinical, and cultural perspectives / Robert Lemelson, Laurence J. Kirmayer & Mark Barad.
Subject Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Social aspects.
Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Physiological aspects.
Stress Disorders, Traumatic.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Added Author Kirmayer, Laurence J., 1952-
Lemelson, Robert, 1961-
Barad, Mark, 1961-
ISBN 0521854288 hardback
9780521854283 hardback
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