The Resource The emperor's new drugs : exploding the antidepressant myth, Irving Kirsch

The emperor's new drugs : exploding the antidepressant myth, Irving Kirsch

Label
The emperor's new drugs : exploding the antidepressant myth
Title
The emperor's new drugs
Title remainder
exploding the antidepressant myth
Statement of responsibility
Irving Kirsch
Title variation
emperors new drugs
Title variation remainder
exploding the antidepressant myth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kirsch, a researcher and clinical psychologist, for years referred his patients to psychiatrists to have their depression treated with drugs before deciding to investigate himself just how effective the drugs actually were. His research has demonstrated that what everyone knew about antidepressants was wrong. Instead of treating depression with drugs, we've been treating it with suggestion
Summary
Kirsch, a researcher and clinical psychologist, for years referred patients to psychiatrists to have their depression treated with drugs before deciding to investigate for himself just how effective the drugs actually were. His research has demonstrated that what everyone knew about antidepressants was wrong. Instead of treating depression with drugs, we've been treating it with suggestion
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10002774
Cataloging source
NCLN
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1943-
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Kirsch, Irving
Dewey number
615.7882
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Antidepressants
  • Psychotropic drugs
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
exploding the antidepressant myth
Label
The emperor's new drugs : exploding the antidepressant myth, Irving Kirsch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p.[182]-218) and index
  • Originally published: London: The Random House Group, 2009
Contents
Ch.1 Listening to Prozac, but Hearing Placebo -- Ch.2 The 'Dirty Little Secret'. -- Ch.3 Countering the Critics -- Ch.4 The Myth of the Chemical Imbalance -- Ch.5 The Placebo Effect and the Power of Belief -- Ch.6 How Placebos Work -- Ch.7 Beyond Antidepressants
Dimensions
20cm.
Extent
xiv, 226p.
Isbn
9780465022007
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a787868
  • (OCoLC)815624124
Label
The emperor's new drugs : exploding the antidepressant myth, Irving Kirsch
Publication
Note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p.[182]-218) and index
  • Originally published: London: The Random House Group, 2009
Contents
Ch.1 Listening to Prozac, but Hearing Placebo -- Ch.2 The 'Dirty Little Secret'. -- Ch.3 Countering the Critics -- Ch.4 The Myth of the Chemical Imbalance -- Ch.5 The Placebo Effect and the Power of Belief -- Ch.6 How Placebos Work -- Ch.7 Beyond Antidepressants
Dimensions
20cm.
Extent
xiv, 226p.
Isbn
9780465022007
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a787868
  • (OCoLC)815624124

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