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Title: Mental health and psychiatry in the Middle East: historical development
Authors: Mohit, A.
Issue Date: 2001
Language: English
Abstract: A brief account is given of attitudes towards mental health and the development of psychiatry in the Middle East from an historical perspective. The Middle East is considered as a cultural entity and the influence of the beliefs and practices of ancient times on the collective mind of the people of the Region is discussed
Description: 336-347
Keywords: Arab World
Attitude to Health
Health Services Needs and Demand
History, 15th Century
History, 17th Century
History, 16th Century
History, 18th Century
History, 19th Century
History, 20th Century
History, 21st Century
Subject: Mental Health
ISSN: 1020-3397
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Appears in Collections:EMRO Journal Articles (EMHJ)

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