Best books around psychiatry and mental illness

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The Meaning of Madness
1.  The Meaning of Madness by Neel Burton
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  "Works on so many levels, a great place to start"
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Solitude (Flamingo)
2.  Solitude (Flamingo) by Anthony Storr
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  "Brilliant book on the importance of spending time alone"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Feet of Clay: Study of Gurus
3.  Feet of Clay: Study of Gurus by Anthony Storr
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  "A study into the power and attraction of religious leaders"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Jung: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
4.  Jung: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) by Anthony Stevens
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  "Jung by the ultimate authority on Jung"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

Man's Search For Meaning: The classic tribute to hope from the Holocaust
5.  Man's Search For Meaning: The classic tribute to hope from the Holocaust by Viktor E Frankl
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  "Explores the thesis that man's central concern is for meaning"
£5.59   Used & New from: £1.07
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (294 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Touched with Fire: Manic-depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament
6.  Touched with Fire: Manic-depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament by Kay Redfield Jamison
The list author says:
  "Explores the links between mental illness and genius"
£7.99   Used & New from: £1.11
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Madness Explained: Psychosis and Human Nature
7.  Madness Explained: Psychosis and Human Nature by Aaron T. Beck
The list author says:
  "The ultimate book on psychosis"
£9.09   Used & New from: £4.09
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

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