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On Depression - a book by Ghaemi, S. Nassir

On Depression

Drugs, Diagnosis, and Despair in a Postmodern Age

On Depression( )
Author: Ghaemi, S. Nassir
Publication Date:Jun 2013
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $26.95
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In a culture obsessed with youth, financial success, and achieving happiness, is it possible to live an authentic, meaningful life? Nassir Ghaemi, director of the Mood Disorder Program at Tufts Medical Center, reflects on our society's current quest for happiness and rejection of any emotion resembling sadness. On Depression asks readers to consider the benefits of despair and the foibles of an unexamined life.

Too often depression as disease is mistreated or not...
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Detailed Subjects: Psychology / Psychopathology / Depression
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 Inches

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