Martyn Pickersgill

Summary

Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc From 'implications' to 'dimensions': science, medicine and ethics in society
    Martyn D Pickersgill
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Health Care Anal 21:31-42. 2013
  2. doi Standardising antisocial personality disorder: the social shaping of a psychiatric technology
    Martyn Pickersgill
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Sociol Health Illn 34:544-59. 2012
  3. doi NICE guidelines, clinical practice and antisocial personality disorder: the ethical implications of ontological uncertainty
    M D Pickersgill
    Public Health Sciences Section, Division of Community Health Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Medical School, Edinburgh, UK
    J Med Ethics 35:668-71. 2009
  4. doi Psyche, soma, and science studies: new directions in the sociology of mental health and illness
    Martyn D Pickersgill
    Public Health Sciences Section, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, Scotland, UK
    J Ment Health 19:382-92. 2010
  5. doi 'Promising' therapies: neuroscience, clinical practice, and the treatment of psychopathy
    Martyn Pickersgill
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh
    Sociol Health Illn 33:448-64. 2011
  6. pmc Research, engagement and public bioethics: promoting socially robust science
    Martyn D Pickersgill
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, Medical School, Teviot Place, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
    J Med Ethics 37:698-701. 2011
  7. ncbi From psyche to soma? Changing accounts of antisocial personality disorders in the American Journal of Psychiatry
    Martyn Pickersgill
    Public Health Sciences Section, Division of Community Health Sciences, The University of Edinburgh Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 21:294-311. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc From 'implications' to 'dimensions': science, medicine and ethics in society
    Martyn D Pickersgill
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Health Care Anal 21:31-42. 2013
    ..In sum, engagements between STS and bioethics are increasingly important in order to understand and manage the complex dynamics between science, medicine and ethics in society...
  2. doi Standardising antisocial personality disorder: the social shaping of a psychiatric technology
    Martyn Pickersgill
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Sociol Health Illn 34:544-59. 2012
    ..In particular, by considering it as a technology, I elaborate how processes of path dependency constrain innovation and how imaginaries of users and publics are implicated in the APA debates constitutive of this...
  3. doi NICE guidelines, clinical practice and antisocial personality disorder: the ethical implications of ontological uncertainty
    M D Pickersgill
    Public Health Sciences Section, Division of Community Health Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Medical School, Edinburgh, UK
    J Med Ethics 35:668-71. 2009
    ..This paper thus raises key questions regarding the place and role of ethics within the current and future remit of NICE...
  4. doi Psyche, soma, and science studies: new directions in the sociology of mental health and illness
    Martyn D Pickersgill
    Public Health Sciences Section, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, Scotland, UK
    J Ment Health 19:382-92. 2010
    ..Benefit may be afforded through engagement with the discipline of science and technology studies (STS), which is concerned explicitly with the relationships between science and society...
  5. doi 'Promising' therapies: neuroscience, clinical practice, and the treatment of psychopathy
    Martyn Pickersgill
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh
    Sociol Health Illn 33:448-64. 2011
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  6. pmc Research, engagement and public bioethics: promoting socially robust science
    Martyn D Pickersgill
    Centre for Population Health Sciences, Medical School, Teviot Place, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
    J Med Ethics 37:698-701. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi From psyche to soma? Changing accounts of antisocial personality disorders in the American Journal of Psychiatry
    Martyn Pickersgill
    Public Health Sciences Section, Division of Community Health Sciences, The University of Edinburgh Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 21:294-311. 2010
    ..If the pendulum swings, therefore, not all psychiatrists move with it...