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David Mosse

Professor, Fellow of the British Academy SOAS University of LondonDepartment of Anthropology & Sociology
Thornhaugh Street Russell Square Office: Room # 573 LONDON WC1 0XG Work Phone: +44 020 7898 4426
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Biographical Info



David Mosse is a Professor of Social Anthropology at SOAS with current research interests in the anthropology of mental life, distress and survival, and in mental healthcare systems, therapeutic practices and public policy in the UK and South Asia. This includes ethnographic and public engagement in approaches to psychiatric crisis and suicide prevention across cultures.

He is currently involved in Open Dialogue as a model of mental healthcare as practitioner and ethnographer. At SOAS he teaches modules on Mind, Culture & Psychiatry.


Latest book: http://www.ucpress.edu/book.php?isbn=9780520273498

Recent open access article: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305750X18301943

Recent article:https://doi.org/10.1177/1360780418797718


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