25-27 March, 2013
University of Surrey, Guildford
"DSM: The History,Theory, and Politics of Diagnosis"
Keynote Speaker: Professor Ian Parker
2013 marks the 40-year anniversary of the vote by the members of the American Psychiatric Association to remove ?homosexuality? from its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM). 2013 is also the publication
date of the fifth edition of the DSM.
To mark this anniversary and this event, the History and Philosophy Section have themed the 2013 conference 'DSM: The History,Theory, and Politics of Diagnosis.'