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The Resource On depression : drugs, diagnosis, and despair in the modern world, Nassir Ghaemi

On depression : drugs, diagnosis, and despair in the modern world, Nassir Ghaemi

Label
On depression : drugs, diagnosis, and despair in the modern world
Title
On depression
Title remainder
drugs, diagnosis, and despair in the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Nassir Ghaemi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ghaemi, S. Nassir
Dewey number
616.85/27
Index
index present
LC call number
RC537
LC item number
.G43 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2013 G-484
  • WM 171.5
  • WM 171.5
NLM item number
G411o 2013
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depression, Mental
  • Antidepressants
  • Diagnostic errors
  • Existentialism
Label
On depression : drugs, diagnosis, and despair in the modern world, Nassir Ghaemi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Entrance. Lives of quiet desperation ; The varieties of depressive experience ; Abnormal happiness ; The age of Prozac ; The unknown Hippocrates -- pt. 2. Pretenders. Postmodernism debunked ; Pharmageddon? ; Creating major depressive disorder ; The DSM wars -- pt. 3. Guides. Viktor Frankl : learning to suffer ; Rollo May and Elvin Semrad : I am, we are ; Leston Havens : holding opposed ideas at once ; Paul Roazen : being honest about the past ; Karl Jaspers : keeping faith -- pt. 4. Exit. The banality of mental health ; Two o'clock in the morning
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9781421409337
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012036893
System control number
  • ocn809886773
  • (OCoLC)809886773
Label
On depression : drugs, diagnosis, and despair in the modern world, Nassir Ghaemi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Entrance. Lives of quiet desperation ; The varieties of depressive experience ; Abnormal happiness ; The age of Prozac ; The unknown Hippocrates -- pt. 2. Pretenders. Postmodernism debunked ; Pharmageddon? ; Creating major depressive disorder ; The DSM wars -- pt. 3. Guides. Viktor Frankl : learning to suffer ; Rollo May and Elvin Semrad : I am, we are ; Leston Havens : holding opposed ideas at once ; Paul Roazen : being honest about the past ; Karl Jaspers : keeping faith -- pt. 4. Exit. The banality of mental health ; Two o'clock in the morning
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9781421409337
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012036893
System control number
  • ocn809886773
  • (OCoLC)809886773

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