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A first-rate madness : uncovering the links between leadership and mental illness, Nassir Ghaemi

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A first-rate madness : uncovering the links between leadership and mental illness
Title
A first-rate madness
Title remainder
uncovering the links between leadership and mental illness
Statement of responsibility
Nassir Ghaemi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With brilliance and courage, Ghaemi explores the relationship of mental illness to creative leadership in times of crisis
Tone
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10016572
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Ghaemi, S. Nassir
Dewey number
616.85
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Depressed persons
  • Depression, Mental
  • Leadership
Target audience
adult
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uncovering the links between leadership and mental illness
Label
A first-rate madness : uncovering the links between leadership and mental illness, Nassir Ghaemi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : The inverse law of sanity -- pt. 1. Creativity -- Make them fear and dread us : Sherman -- Work like hell--and advertise : Turner -- pt. 2. Realism -- Heads I win, tails it's chance -- Out of the wilderness : Churchill -- Both read the same Bible : Lincoln -- pt. 3. Empathy -- Mirror neuron on the wall -- The woes of Mahatmas : Gandhi -- Psychiatry for the American soul : King -- pt. 4. Resilience -- Stronger -- A first-rate temperament : Roosevelt -- Sickness in Camelot : Kennedy -- pt. 5. Treatment -- A spectacular psychochemical succcess : Kennedy revisited -- Hitler amok -- pt. 6. Mental Health -- Homoclite leaders : Bush, Blair, Nixon, and others -- Stigma and politics -- Epilogue
Control code
356690
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
340 p.
Isbn
9780143121336
Label
A first-rate madness : uncovering the links between leadership and mental illness, Nassir Ghaemi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : The inverse law of sanity -- pt. 1. Creativity -- Make them fear and dread us : Sherman -- Work like hell--and advertise : Turner -- pt. 2. Realism -- Heads I win, tails it's chance -- Out of the wilderness : Churchill -- Both read the same Bible : Lincoln -- pt. 3. Empathy -- Mirror neuron on the wall -- The woes of Mahatmas : Gandhi -- Psychiatry for the American soul : King -- pt. 4. Resilience -- Stronger -- A first-rate temperament : Roosevelt -- Sickness in Camelot : Kennedy -- pt. 5. Treatment -- A spectacular psychochemical succcess : Kennedy revisited -- Hitler amok -- pt. 6. Mental Health -- Homoclite leaders : Bush, Blair, Nixon, and others -- Stigma and politics -- Epilogue
Control code
356690
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
340 p.
Isbn
9780143121336

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