The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry

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Author: Robert E. Hales

Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub

ISBN: 1585622575

Category: Medical

Page: 1786

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Its previous edition hailed as "the best reference for the majority of practicing psychiatrists" (Doody's Book Reviews) and a book that "more than any other, provides an approach to how to think about psychiatry that integrates both the biological and psychological" (JAMA), The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry has been meticulously revised to maintain this preeminence as an accessible and authoritative educational reference and clinical compendium. It combines the strengths of its three editors -- Robert Hales in clinical and community psychiatry, Stuart Yudofsky in neuropsychiatry, and new co-editor Glen Gabbard in psychotherapy -- in recruiting outstanding authors to summarize the latest developments in psychiatry and features 101 contributors, 65 of whom are new to this edition. The book boasts a new interior design, with more figures and color throughout to aid comprehension. Each chapter ends with 5-10 key points, 5-10 recommended readings, and helpful Web sites not only for the clinician but also for patients and family members. The book also includes complimentary access to the full text online. Online benefits include powerful searching, electronic bookmarking, and access by username and password from wherever you have Web access -- especially convenient for times when the print copy of your textbook is not where you are. The online version is accompanied by a downloadable PowerPoint presentation, which contains a wealth of material to enhance classroom presentation, study, and clinical use. Among the improvements to this edition's content: • Of the text's 44 chapters, 23 either feature new topics or have new authors, making this the most completely revised edition yet.• New basic-science chapters on cellular and molecular biology of the neuron and on neuroanatomy for the psychiatrist conveniently distill essential information on the biological foundations of psychiatric disorders for clinicians.• A new chapter on human sexuality and sexual dysfunctions, and another new chapter on treatment of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender patients, equips clinicians to address the entire spectrum of sexual issues and their attendant mental health concerns.• New chapters on nonpharmacological somatic treatments, supportive psychotherapy, and combination psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy augment the section on psychiatric treatments.• A new chapter on the assessment of dangerousness -- an individual's propensity to commit violent acts -- presents helpful guidelines for appropriately evaluating and minimizing the risk of violence in both outpatient and inpatient settings. Why The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry will be your first choice among comprehensive psychiatry textbooks: • Complimentary Access to the Full Text Online -- Online benefits include powerful searching, electronic bookmarking, and download to PDA.• PowerPoint Presentation -- Online version is accompanied by a downloadable PowerPoint presentation, which contains a wealth of material to help you enhance classroom presentation, study, and in clinical use. • Self-Assessment -- An interactive online Self-Assessment allows you to assess your knowledge of each chapter, with links back to the textbook when more study is needed.• Summary Points -- Each chapter ends with 5-10 key points, 5-10 recommended readings, and helpful web sites not only for the clinician but also for referral to patients and family members. • Co-Editor Glen O. Gabbard, M.D. -- As the third Co-Editor, Dr. Gabbard adds depth and perspective to psychotherapeutic approaches.• Chapter Authors -- Partnership of senior and junior faculty brings fresh insights tempered by wisdom and experience.• Peer-Reviewed -- Rigorously peer reviewed and updated to reflect the rapidly changing profession. • Disclosure of Interest Statements -- Disclosure from each chapter author assures you that potential biases have been removed.• Comprehensive But Concise -- Inclusion of essential information eases information overload.• Better Layout -- Larger type for text makes book easier to read and color figures are provided throughout the text. It's no wonder that this text has established itself as both a leading scholarly reference and an indispensable clinical resource. The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry is a proven teaching tool and an essential component of every practitioner's library.

Successful Publishing in Scholarly Journals

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Author: Bruce Thyer

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780803948372

Category: Education

Page: 127

View: 7653

Offering an insider's view of the subject, this practical guide demystifies the process of publishing in scholarly journals. The author explains how to increase the chances of having articles accepted, how to market published articles and how to achieve a consistent level of productive publishing.

Publishing Law

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Author: Hugh Jones,Christopher Benson

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415261548

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 310

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Publishing Law is a comprehensive guide to the law as it affects the publishing process. Written by the Copyright Counsel of the Publishers' Association and a practicing solicitor with many years experience of the publishing trade, this work will serve as a comprehensive handbook for all those who need a practical understanding of where and how the law may apply, including publishers, authors, and agents.

The Impact of Electronic Publishing

The Future for Publishers and Librarians

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Author: David J. Brown,Richard Boulderstone

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 9783598115158

Category: Computers

Page: 355

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The title quantifies and the present and future size of the electronic publishing industry, and provides practical data to support investment decisions in electronic media. It serves as an aid for forward planning by all sectors of the industry.

Electronic Publishing

Applications and Implications : Contributed Papers to the ASIS Midyear Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, May 1995

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Author: Elisabeth Logan,Myke Gluck

Publisher: Information Today, Inc.

ISBN: 9781573870368

Category: Computers

Page: 151

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This book addresses some of the issues related to the widening use of electronic media as a supplement to, or substitute for, paper-based print. These issues include access rights, preservation, standards, and copyright, among others. The book also provides a look at some proposals, prototypes, and processes in electronic publishing. the book is not meant to resolve issues, but rather to open discussions for further exploration.

Publishing in Rhetoric and Composition

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Author: Gary A. Olson,Todd W. Taylor

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 9780791433959

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 247

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Eminent scholars discuss the politics and practices of generating scholarship in rhetoric and composition studies. Publishing in Rhetoric and Composition is a collection of essays about the politics and practices of generating scholarship in rhetoric and composition. The contributors to this book, many of whom are current or past editors of the discipline's most prestigious scholarly journals, undoubtedly have their finger on the pulse of composition's most current scholarship and offer invaluable insight into the production and publication of original research. They discuss publishing articles and reviews, as well as book-length projects, including scholarly monographs, edited collections, and textbooks. They also address such topics as how composition research is valued in English departments, recent developments in electronic publishing, the work habits of successful academic writers, and the complications of mentoring graduate students in a publish-or-perish profession. An inviting and helpful tone makes this an ideal textbook for research methodology and professional writing courses.

International Book Publishing

An Encyclopedia

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Author: J Donald Monan Sj Professor of Higher Education and Director Philip G Altbach,Philip Geoffrey Altbach,Philip G. Altbach,Edith S. Hoshino

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780815307860

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 736

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First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Electronic Publishing '01

2001 in the Digital Publishing Odyssey : Proceedings of an ICCC/IFIP Conference Held at the University of Kent at Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom, 5-7 July, 2001

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Author: Arved Hübler,Peter Linde,John W. T. Smith

Publisher: IOS Press

ISBN: 9781586031916

Category: Digital libraries

Page: 319

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An overview of the situation in electronic publishing and its interference between new digital technologies and the publishing and librarian applications. Over 30 papers cover the research and application of electronic publishing. The papers were presented at the 5th International Conference on Electronic Publishing, held in Canterbury, UK, 2001. The papers cover such topics as models and expirencies in infrastructure of publishing processes, content management and integrated multimedia networking, XML-technologies, navigation and user interaction with digital library systems.

Publishing in the Organizational Sciences

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Author: L. L. Cummings,Peter J. Frost

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780803971455

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 330

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This comprehensive overview of all aspects of the publishing process has been written especially for prospective authors who want to learn more about the field to advance their careers and publishing success. More than just a `how to' book, this volume explains the entire context of scholarly publishing and how it should, ideally, work toward advancing knowledge and successful management practice.