The Resource Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things, Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee

Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things, Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee

Label
Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things
Title
Stuff
Title remainder
compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things
Statement of responsibility
Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee
Title variation
  • Stuff
  • Compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With vivid portraits that show us the traits by which you can identify a hoarder, Frost and Steketee explain the causes and outline the often ineffective treatments for the disorder while illuminating the pull that possessions exert on all of us
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frost, Randy O
Dewey number
616.85/227
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC533
LC item number
.F76 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Steketee, Gail
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Compulsive hoarding
Label
Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things, Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-290)
Contents
Dead body in the Collyer Mansion : a prologue to hoarding -- Piles upon piles : the story of hoarding -- We are what we own : owning, collecting, and hoarding -- Amazing junk : the pleasures of hoarding -- Bunkers and cocoons : playing it safe -- A fragment of me : identity and attachment -- Rescue : saving animals from a life on the streets -- A river of opportunities -- Avoiding the agony -- You haven't got a clue -- A tree with too many branches : genetics and the brain -- A packrat in the family -- But it's mine! : hoarding in children -- Having, being, and hoarding
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780151014231
Lccn
2009028273
System control number
  • ocn318415590
  • (OCoLC)318415590
Label
Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things, Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-290)
Contents
Dead body in the Collyer Mansion : a prologue to hoarding -- Piles upon piles : the story of hoarding -- We are what we own : owning, collecting, and hoarding -- Amazing junk : the pleasures of hoarding -- Bunkers and cocoons : playing it safe -- A fragment of me : identity and attachment -- Rescue : saving animals from a life on the streets -- A river of opportunities -- Avoiding the agony -- You haven't got a clue -- A tree with too many branches : genetics and the brain -- A packrat in the family -- But it's mine! : hoarding in children -- Having, being, and hoarding
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780151014231
Lccn
2009028273
System control number
  • ocn318415590
  • (OCoLC)318415590

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