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The Resource How everyone became depressed : the rise and fall of the nervous breakdown, Edward Shorter

How everyone became depressed : the rise and fall of the nervous breakdown, Edward Shorter

Label
How everyone became depressed : the rise and fall of the nervous breakdown
Title
How everyone became depressed
Title remainder
the rise and fall of the nervous breakdown
Statement of responsibility
Edward Shorter
Title variation
Rise and fall of the nervous breakdown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A historical argument on psychiatric diagnosis and its flawed heritage and future
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shorter, Edward
Dewey number
616.85/27
Index
index present
LC call number
RC537
LC item number
.S5245 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Stress (Psychology)
  • Affective neuroscience
  • Depression, Mental
Target audience
adult
Label
How everyone became depressed : the rise and fall of the nervous breakdown, Edward Shorter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-241) and index
Contents
Nerves as a problem -- The rise of nervous illness -- Fatigue -- Anxiety -- A different kind of nervous breakdown-- melancholia -- The nervous breakdown -- Paradigm shift -- Something wrong with the label -- Drugs -- The return of the two depressions (and an anxious postscript) -- Nerves redux -- Context
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 256 p.
Isbn
9780199948086
Lccn
2012031859
System control number
  • sky249812239
  • (OCoLC)806430722
  • 841809
Label
How everyone became depressed : the rise and fall of the nervous breakdown, Edward Shorter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-241) and index
Contents
Nerves as a problem -- The rise of nervous illness -- Fatigue -- Anxiety -- A different kind of nervous breakdown-- melancholia -- The nervous breakdown -- Paradigm shift -- Something wrong with the label -- Drugs -- The return of the two depressions (and an anxious postscript) -- Nerves redux -- Context
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 256 p.
Isbn
9780199948086
Lccn
2012031859
System control number
  • sky249812239
  • (OCoLC)806430722
  • 841809

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