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

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
DNLM/DLC
Citation source
  • LJ 10/15/2007
  • Kirkus 12/15/2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barber, Charles
Dewey number
616.89/18
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC483
LC item number
.B28 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WM 402
NLM item number
B234c 2008
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental illness
  • Psychotropic drugs
  • Psychotropic drugs industry
  • Biological psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Deceptive advertising
  • Mental Disorders
  • Drug Industry
  • Drug Therapy
  • Psychiatry
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
Copyright
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
Who medicated Iowa? -- The commerce of mood -- The triumph of biological psychiatry -- American misery -- Cogito ergo sum -- The human factor -- The sea snail syndrome
Control code
20543986
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 280 pages
Isbn
9780375423994
Lccn
2007028541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (DLC)18081
  • 2007028541
Label
Comfortably numb : how psychiatry is medicating a nation, Charles Barber
Publication
Copyright
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
Who medicated Iowa? -- The commerce of mood -- The triumph of biological psychiatry -- American misery -- Cogito ergo sum -- The human factor -- The sea snail syndrome
Control code
20543986
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 280 pages
Isbn
9780375423994
Lccn
2007028541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (DLC)18081
  • 2007028541

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