The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression (Scribner Classics)

Autor: Solomon, Andrew

Editorial: Scribner Book Company

Formato:Tapa Dura
Precio de Lista:$35.00
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The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression (Scribner Classics) : A Scribner Classics edition of Andrew Solomon's National Book Award-winning, bestselling, and transformative masterpiece on depression - "the book for a generation, elegantly written, meticulously researched, empathetic, and enlightening" (Time).

Winner of more than a dozen awards, The Noonday Demon "takes readers on a journey of incomparable range and resonance" (O, The Oprah Magazine), revealing the subtle complexities and sheer agony of depression. Andrew Solomon interviews patients, doctors and scientists, policy makers and politicians, drug designers and philosophers to describe the vast range of available medications, the efficacy of alternative treatments, and the impact the malady has on various demographic populations-around the world and throughout history. He also explores the thorny patch of moral and ethical questions posed by emerging biological explanations for mental illness.

With uncommon humanity, candor, wit, and erudition, The Noonday Demon "is a considerable accomplishment. It is likely to provoke discussion and controversy, and its generous assortment of voices, from the pathological to the philosophical, makes for rich, variegated reading" (The New York Times).

Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Autoayuda   Depression
Psicología   Mental Health

ISBN 13:9781451611038
ISBN 10:145161103X
Formato:Tapa Dura
Tamaño:9.50" l x 6.50" w x 1.60" h

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