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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
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
IMmBT
Characteristic
document
LC call number
RM332
LC item number
.K57 2010
Label
The emperor's new drugs : exploding the antidepressant myth, Irving Kirsch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Bodley Head, 2009
  • Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [182]-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
computer program
Content type code
cop
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Listening to Prozac, but hearing placebo -- The "dirty little secret" -- Countering the critics -- The myth of the chemical imbalance -- The placebo effect and the power of belief -- How placebos work -- Beyond antidepressants
Control code
ssj0000359309
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 226 pages
Isbn
9780465020164
Lccn
2009937860
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations ;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn502135256
Label
The emperor's new drugs : exploding the antidepressant myth, Irving Kirsch
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Bodley Head, 2009
  • Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [182]-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
computer program
Content type code
cop
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Listening to Prozac, but hearing placebo -- The "dirty little secret" -- Countering the critics -- The myth of the chemical imbalance -- The placebo effect and the power of belief -- How placebos work -- Beyond antidepressants
Control code
ssj0000359309
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 226 pages
Isbn
9780465020164
Lccn
2009937860
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations ;
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn502135256

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