The delusions in decontextualising mental illness

From Africa is a Country Fri Dec 14 2012, 09:45:20

All cultures, past and present, have identified abnormal human behaviours - anomalous thoughts and actions - that once sustained tend to be judged negatively. Unable to participate or function within social life, psych behaviours are regarded disruptive to the person and the organisation of society. The boundaries drawn to distinguish between normality and madness are [...]

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