Communication and abnormal behaviour.

  title={Communication and abnormal behaviour.},
  author={Sidney Crown},
  journal={Ciba Foundation symposium},
In this paper the similarities between normal and abnormal behaviour are emphasized and selected aspects of communication, normal and aberrant, between persons are explored. Communication in a social system may be verbal or non-verbal: one person's actions cause a response in another person. This response may be cognitive, behavioural or physiological. Communication may be approached through the individual, the social situation or social interaction. Psychoanalysis approaches the individual in… CONTINUE READING