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This book presents a balanced, authoritative and objective portrait of the field today, encompassing all major theoretical models of abnormality, research directions, clinical expectations, therapies and controversies. It features increased coverage of culture and neuroscience. Chapter 3 'Models in Abnormality' introduces a revised set of models of abnormality to include a new cultural model. The book features a heavily revised photo program and anatomical art; contains exceptional pedagogy to facilitate learning; and, includes hundreds of intriguing case studies, featuring clinical examples.This is a comprehensive introduction to the field, presenting all major models of abnormality. It features exceptional pedagogy, intriguing case studies and a stimulating art program to facilitate learning. The seventh edition features increased coverage of culture and neuroscience integrated throughout, plus a revised photo and art program.