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The Resource Saving normal : an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life, Allen Frances

Saving normal : an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life, Allen Frances

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Saving normal : an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life
Title
Saving normal
Title remainder
an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life
Statement of responsibility
Allen Frances
Title variation
Saving normal
Title variation remainder
an insiders revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frances argues that the new edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders threatens to destroy what is considered normal and that grief, sorrow, stress, disappointment, and other feelings are part of life, not a psychiatric disease
Summary
Argues that the new edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders threatens to destroy what is considered normal and that grief, sorrow, stress, disappointment, and other feelings are part of life, not a psychiatric disease
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10176898
Cataloging source
QPPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frances, Allen
Dewey number
616.89075
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatry
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life
Label
Saving normal : an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life, Allen Frances
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (p. [289]-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Normality under siege. What's normal and what's not? ; From shaman to shrink ; Diagnostic inflation -- Part II. Psychiatric fads can be bad for your health. Fads of the past ; Fads of the present ; Fads of the future -- Part III. Getting back to normal. Taming diagnostic inflation ; The smart consumer ; The worst and the best of psychiatry
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 314 p.
Isbn
9780062229250
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a778745
  • (OCoLC)813929684
Label
Saving normal : an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life, Allen Frances
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (p. [289]-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Normality under siege. What's normal and what's not? ; From shaman to shrink ; Diagnostic inflation -- Part II. Psychiatric fads can be bad for your health. Fads of the past ; Fads of the present ; Fads of the future -- Part III. Getting back to normal. Taming diagnostic inflation ; The smart consumer ; The worst and the best of psychiatry
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 314 p.
Isbn
9780062229250
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a778745
  • (OCoLC)813929684

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