Laurence J. Kirmayer, Eugene Raikhel and Sadeq Rahimi. 2013. Cultures of the internet: Identity, community and mental health.

The Internet and World Wide Web have woven together humanity in new ways, creating global communities, new forms of identity and pathology, and new modes of intervention. In this introductory essay, we set out some of the broad implications of the Internet and related new media and information communication technologies (ICT) for cultural psychiatry.

Kirmayer, Laurence J., Eugene Raikhel, and Sadeq Rahimi, ‘Cultures of the Internet: Identity, Community and Mental Health’, Transcultural Psychiatry, 50 (2013), 165–191