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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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Francis 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
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
616.89/075
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC469
LC item number
.F696 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Control code
1420637
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xx, 314 pages
Isbn
9780062229250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1420637
  • (Sirsi) 1420637
  • (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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Control code
1420637
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xx, 314 pages
Isbn
9780062229250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1420637
  • (Sirsi) 1420637
  • (OCoLC)813929684

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