Pieter R Adriaens

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Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The evolution of a social construction: the case of male homosexuality
    Pieter R Adriaens
    Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Perspect Biol Med 49:570-85. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Why we essentialize mental disorders
    Pieter R Adriaens
    University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Med Philos 38:107-27. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Debunking evolutionary psychiatry's schizophrenia paradox
    Pieter R Adriaens
    Research Foundation Flanders FWO and Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, Blijde Inkomststraat 13, 02 11, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Med Hypotheses 70:1215-22. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The evolutionary turn in psychiatry: a historical overview
    Pieter R Adriaens
    Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, Kardinaal Mercierplein 2, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Hist Psychiatry 21:131-43. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Pathologizing sexual deviance: a history
    Andreas De Block
    Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, Belgium
    J Sex Res 50:276-98. 2013

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint The evolution of a social construction: the case of male homosexuality
    Pieter R Adriaens
    Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Perspect Biol Med 49:570-85. 2006
    ..Understanding male homosexuality as an evolutionary social construction can help us move beyond the traditionally polarized debate between evolutionary psychologists and social constructionists...
  2. doi request reprint Why we essentialize mental disorders
    Pieter R Adriaens
    University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Med Philos 38:107-27. 2013
    ..As such, the question regarding why we essentialize mental disorders is a salient example of how cultural trends zero in on natural tendencies, and vice versa, and how both can boost each other...
  3. doi request reprint Debunking evolutionary psychiatry's schizophrenia paradox
    Pieter R Adriaens
    Research Foundation Flanders FWO and Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, Blijde Inkomststraat 13, 02 11, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Med Hypotheses 70:1215-22. 2008
    ..Therefore, schizophrenia, as we now know it, simply does not have an evolutionary history...
  4. ncbi request reprint The evolutionary turn in psychiatry: a historical overview
    Pieter R Adriaens
    Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, Kardinaal Mercierplein 2, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Hist Psychiatry 21:131-43. 2010
    ..We conclude with an attempt to distinguish three underlying motives in asking evolutionary questions about mental disorders...
  5. doi request reprint Pathologizing sexual deviance: a history
    Andreas De Block
    Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, Belgium
    J Sex Res 50:276-98. 2013
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