University of Hertfordshire

Semantic memory and symptomatology in schizophrenia: A review

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Semantic memory and symptomatology in schizophrenia : A review. / Laws, K.R.; Leeson, Verity C.; Al-Uzri, Mohammed M.; Kondel, Tejinder K.

Psychosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. ed. / Xenia Anastassion-Hadjicharalambous. Hauppauge, NY : Nova Science Publishers Inc., USA., 2012. p. 133-166 (Psychiatry - Theory, Applications and Treatments).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Harvard

Laws, KR, Leeson, VC, Al-Uzri, MM & Kondel, TK 2012, Semantic memory and symptomatology in schizophrenia: A review. in X Anastassion-Hadjicharalambous (ed.), Psychosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. Psychiatry - Theory, Applications and Treatments, Nova Science Publishers Inc., USA., Hauppauge, NY, pp. 133-166.

APA

Laws, K. R., Leeson, V. C., Al-Uzri, M. M., & Kondel, T. K. (2012). Semantic memory and symptomatology in schizophrenia: A review. In X. Anastassion-Hadjicharalambous (Ed.), Psychosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment (pp. 133-166). (Psychiatry - Theory, Applications and Treatments). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers Inc., USA..

Vancouver

Laws KR, Leeson VC, Al-Uzri MM, Kondel TK. Semantic memory and symptomatology in schizophrenia: A review. In Anastassion-Hadjicharalambous X, editor, Psychosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers Inc., USA. 2012. p. 133-166. (Psychiatry - Theory, Applications and Treatments).

Author

Laws, K.R. ; Leeson, Verity C. ; Al-Uzri, Mohammed M. ; Kondel, Tejinder K. / Semantic memory and symptomatology in schizophrenia : A review. Psychosis: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment. editor / Xenia Anastassion-Hadjicharalambous. Hauppauge, NY : Nova Science Publishers Inc., USA., 2012. pp. 133-166 (Psychiatry - Theory, Applications and Treatments).

Bibtex

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