Bipolar expeditions : mania and depression in American culture / Emily Martin

Author(s): Martin, Emily
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Subjects: Manic-depressive illness--Social aspects--United States
Medical anthropology--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2007
LC Classification: R, RC
Physical Description: xxiv, 370 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2006036317
ISBN: 9780691004235 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0691004234 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [339]-362) and index
Contents: Personhood and emotion -- Performing the "rationality" of "irrationality" -- Managing mania and depression -- I now pronounce you manic depressive -- Inside the diagnosis -- Pharmaceutical personalities -- Taking the measure of moods and motivations -- Revaluing mania -- Manic markets
OCLC Number: 74941871
ISBN/ISSN: 9780691004235
0691004234