Department of PhilosophyWestern Arts and Humanities

Louis Charland

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Professor

Emotion Theory, Philosophy of Psychiatry, Cognitive Science, Health Care Ethics

BA, MA Carleton; PhD Western


Office: Stevenson Hall, Room 3133
Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 85748
E-mail: charland@uwo.ca 
Website: Personal

2014-2015 Teaching

Selected Publications

The Distinction between “Passion” and “Emotion” – Vincenzo Chiarugi,  A Case Study. History of Psychiatry. (Forthcoming.)

John Locke on Madness: Redressing the Intellectualist Bias. History of Psychiatry, June 2014, 25(2), 137-153.

Louis C. Charland and Tony Hope and Anne Stewart and Jacinta Tan. Anorexia Nervosa as a Passion. Philosophy, Psychiatry, & Psychology 20, no. 4 (2013): 353-365.

Conceptual and Ethical Issues in Eating Disorders. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 2013, 26(6), 562-565.

Moral Undertow and the Passions: Two Challenges for Contemporary Emotion Regulation. Emotion Review, January 2011 3: 83-91.

Chapters

Why Psychiatry Should Fear Medicalization. In Bill Fulford, Martin Davies, Richard Gipps, George Graham, John Sadler, Giovanni Stranghelinni, Tim Thorton (Eds.) The Oxford Handbook for Philosophy and Psychiatry. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, 159-176.

Reinstating the Passions: Lessons from the History of Psychopathology. The Oxford Handbook for the Philosophy of Emotion. Peter Goldie, editor. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010, 237-263.

Benevolence and Discipline: The Concept of Recovery in 19th Century Moral Treatment. Abraham Rudnick (Ed.). Recovery of People with Mental Illness: Philosophical and Related Perspectives. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012, 65-77. 

Reference Articles and Commentaries

Charland, Louis C. Jean-Etienne Esquirol (1772-1840). In Robyn Cautin & Scott Lilienfeld (Eds.). The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology (New York: Blackwell: Wiley). (2561 Words) (In press.)

Charland, Louis C. Philippe Pinel (1745-1826). In Robyn Cautin & Scott Lilienfeld (Eds.). The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology (New York: Blackwell: Wiley). (2975 Words) (In press.)

Charland, Louis C. Moral Treatment. In Robyn Cautin & Scott Lilienfeld (Eds.). The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology (New York: Blackwell: Wiley). (2753 Words) (In press.)