Mania : a short history of bipolar disorder / David Healy

Author(s): Healy, David, MRC Psych
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Subjects: Manic-depressive illness--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008
Series: Johns Hopkins biographies of disease
LC Classification: R, RC
Physical Description: xxiii, 296 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword / Charles E. Rosenberg
Preface: Stories about Mania
Ch. 1. Frenzy and Stupor 1
Ch. 2. Circling the Brain 24
Ch. 3. Circular Madness 52
Ch. 4. The Stone of Madness 89
Ch. 5. The Eclipse of Manic-Depressive Disorder 135
Ch. 6. Branded in the USA 161
Ch. 7. The Latest Mania 198
Ch. 8. The Engineers of Human Souls 219
Coda: The Once and Future Laboratory 245
Notes 253
Index 289
Notes: LCCN: 2007036100
ISBN: 9780801888229 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0801888220 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-287) and index
Contents: Frenzy and stupor -- Circling the brain -- Circular madness -- The stone of madness -- The eclipse of manic-depressive disorder -- Branded in the USA -- The latest mania -- The engineers of human souls -- The once and future laboratory
OCLC Number: 169454321
ISBN/ISSN: 9780801888229
0801888220