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A Nation of Victims (The DSM) Part III #596340

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 18, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York: Robert Bazell) The book "Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders", published by the American Psychiatric Association, that sets the tone for the societal belief that behaviors are diseases, featured; examples of disorders outlined in the book's latest edition outlined. [On "Donahue" in 1989, baseball star Pete ROSE - talks about his gambling problem.] [Newspaper columnist Charles KRAUTHAMMER - calls behavior-as-disease faddish.] [In court July 13, dentist accused of fondling patients, Warren GRABOYS - talks about his behavior.] [Penn State professor Vicki ABT, New York State Psychiatric Institution Dr. Robert SPITZER, "The Selling of DSM" co-author Herb KUTCHINS - offer differing opinions on psychiatric problems versus culpable behavior.]

Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom

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