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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, M.D

Saving normal : an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, Big Pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life, Allen Frances, M.D

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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, M.D
Title variation
Insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, Big Pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life
Title variation remainder
an insiders revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life
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Language
eng
Summary
Frances 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 --
Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10176898
Cataloging source
BT
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1942-
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Frances, Allen
Dewey number
616.89075
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Mental Disorders
  • Psychiatry
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Mental Disorders
Target audience
adult
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an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life
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Saving normal : an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, Big Pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life, Allen Frances, M.D
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 289-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Pt. I. Normality under siege : What's normal and what's not? ; From shaman to shrink ; Diagnostic inflation -- Pt. II. Psychiatric fads can be bad for your health : Fads of the past ; Fads of the present ; Fads of the future -- Pt. III. Getting back to normal : Taming diagnostic inflation ; The smart consumer ; The worst and the best of psychiatry
Control code
000051889907
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 314 pages
Isbn
9780062229250
Other physical details
illustrations
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, M.D
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 289-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Pt. I. Normality under siege : What's normal and what's not? ; From shaman to shrink ; Diagnostic inflation -- Pt. II. Psychiatric fads can be bad for your health : Fads of the past ; Fads of the present ; Fads of the future -- Pt. III. Getting back to normal : Taming diagnostic inflation ; The smart consumer ; The worst and the best of psychiatry
Control code
000051889907
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 314 pages
Isbn
9780062229250
Other physical details
illustrations

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