The Journal of Libertarian Studies
The Lying Truths of Psychiatry
Of all the lying truths popular today, one of the most important is surely the mendacity inherent in the term "mental illness." In addition to asserting a falsehood concealed as a truth, this term also generates and justifies a host of related mendacious propositions and deceitful practices.
Volume 3, Number 2 (1979)
Cite This Article
Szasz, Thomas S. "The Lying Truths of Psychiatry." Journal of Libertarian Studies 3, No.2 (1979): 121-139.