Chapter 1. Philosophical Aspects of Neuropsychiatry

  1. Prof. Dr. Felix Tretter1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Peter J. Gebicke-Haerter2,
  3. Dr. Eduardo R. Mendoza3,4 and
  4. Prof. Dr. Georg Winterer5
  1. Prof. Dr. Felix Tretter

Published Online: 14 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630271.ch1

Systems Biology in Psychiatric Research: From High-Throughput Data to Mathematical Modeling

Systems Biology in Psychiatric Research: From High-Throughput Data to Mathematical Modeling

How to Cite

Tretter, F. (2010) Philosophical Aspects of Neuropsychiatry, in Systems Biology in Psychiatric Research: From High-Throughput Data to Mathematical Modeling (eds F. Tretter, P. J. Gebicke-Haerter, E. R. Mendoza and G. Winterer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630271.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Isar-Amper-Klinikum GmbH, Klinikum München Ost, Vockestrasse 72, 85540 Haar, Germany

  2. 2

    Department for Psychopharmacology, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany

  3. 3

    Ludwigs Maximilian University Munich, Department of Physics, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1, 80539 Munich, Germany

  4. 4

    University of the Philippines Diliman, Institute of Mathematics, C.P. Garcia Street, 1101 Quezon City, Philippines

  5. 5

    University of Düsseldorf, Psychiatric Hospital, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany

Author Information

  1. Isar-Amper-Klinikum GmbH, Klinikum München Ost, Vockestrasse 72, 85540 Haar, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 21 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527325030

Online ISBN: 9783527630271

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Keywords:

  • philosophy of mind;
  • philosophy of science;
  • epistemic cycle;
  • systems thinking

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Development of Research Paradigms and Strategies in Psychiatry

  • The Mind–Body Problem – Philosophy of Mind

  • The Conditions of Scientific Knowledge – Philosophy of Science

  • Experimental Research – From Observation to Theory

  • Theoretical (Neuro)psychiatry

  • Systems Thinking

  • Perspectives – Towards a “Neurophilosophy”

  • References