Panel Discussion on Mental Health
Authors talked about issues relating to mental health in both America and the rest of the world. Kenneth Macleish is the author of Making… read more
Authors talked about issues relating to mental health in both America and the rest of the world.
Kenneth Macleish is the author of Making War at Fort Hood: Life and Uncertainty in a Military Community. Allen Frances is the author of Saving Normal: An Insider’s Revolt Against Out-of-Control Psychiatric Diagnosis, DSM-5, Big Pharma, and the Medicalization of Ordinary Life. Ethan Watters is the author of Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche.
“Prognosis American: Mental Health at Home and Abroad” was a panel at the 2013 Southern Festival of Books, held on October 11-13, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. The festival was sponsored by Humanities Tennessee. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Allen Frances Professor Emeritus Duke University->School of Medicine
- Kenneth Macleish Assistant Professor Vanderbilt University->Center for Medicine, Health, and Society
- Gregory Melchor-Barz Associate Professor Vanderbilt University->Anthropology Department
- Ethan Watters Author
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