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Madness is a complex and contested term Through time and across cultures it has acuired many formulations for some madness is synonymous with unreason and violence for others with creativity and subversion elsewhere it is with #spirits and spirituality Among the different formulations there is one particular #and spirituality Among the different formulations there is one in particular has taken hold so deeply and systematically that it has become the default view in many communities around has taken hold so deeply and systematically that it has become the default view in many communities around world the idea that madness is a disorder of the mindContemporary. ,


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Madness and the Demand for RecognitionTy of self often seen in mental health conditions with the reuirements for identity formation presupposed by the theory of recognition How should society respondGuided by these uestions this book is the first comprehensive philosophical of the claims and demands of Mad activism Locating itself in the philosophy of Mad studies and Mad activism Locating itself in the philosophy of psychiatry Mad studies and literatures #The Book Develops A Rich Theoretical Framework For Understanding Justifying #book develops a rich theoretical framework for understanding ustifying responding to Mad activism's demand for recogniti. Developments in mental health activism pose a radical challenge to psychiatric and societal understandings of madness Mad Pride and mad positive activism reject the language of mental #'illness' and 'disorder' reclaim the term 'mad' and reverse its negative connotations Activists seek cultural change in #and 'disorder' reclaim the term 'mad' and reverse its negative connotations Activists seek cultural change in way madness is viewed and demand recognition of madness as grounds for identity But can madness constitute such grounds Is it possible to reconcile delusions passivity phenomena and the discontinui. ,