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Comfortably numb : how psychiatry is medicating a nation, Charles Barber

Label
Comfortably numb : how psychiatry is medicating a nation
Title
Comfortably numb
Title remainder
how psychiatry is medicating a nation
Statement of responsibility
Charles Barber
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critique of the abuse and overuse of psychiatric medications in America reveals how drug companies create a need for a drug and discusses the pressure Americans confront to medicate themselves and the impact of the abuse on American society
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259885
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1962-
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Barber, Charles
Dewey number
616.8918
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Mental illness
  • Psychotropic drugs
  • Psychotropic drugs industry
  • Biological psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Deceptive advertising
Target audience
adult
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how psychiatry is medicating a nation
Label
Comfortably numb : how psychiatry is medicating a nation, Charles Barber
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • triumph of biological psychiatry
  • 4.
  • American misery
  • pt. 2. A
  • series of alternative approaches
  • 5.
  • Cogito, ergo sum
  • 6. The
  • human factor
  • 7. The
  • Foreword : "So hip, so quickly"
  • sea snail syndrome
  • Postscript : Emotional rescue
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • Neurons, incorporated
  • 1.
  • Who medicated Iowa?
  • 2. The
  • commerce of mood
  • 3. The
Control code
17608410
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xix, 280 pages
Isbn
9780307274953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn232980444
Label
Comfortably numb : how psychiatry is medicating a nation, Charles Barber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • triumph of biological psychiatry
  • 4.
  • American misery
  • pt. 2. A
  • series of alternative approaches
  • 5.
  • Cogito, ergo sum
  • 6. The
  • human factor
  • 7. The
  • Foreword : "So hip, so quickly"
  • sea snail syndrome
  • Postscript : Emotional rescue
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • Neurons, incorporated
  • 1.
  • Who medicated Iowa?
  • 2. The
  • commerce of mood
  • 3. The
Control code
17608410
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xix, 280 pages
Isbn
9780307274953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn232980444

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