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Blaming the brain : the truth about drugs and mental health

Author: Elliot S Valenstein
Publisher: New York : Free Press, [2002]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elliot S Valenstein
ISBN: 0743237870 9780743237871
OCLC Number: 1154408992
Notes: Reprint. Originally published in 1998. Book has misprinting of 1988 as copyright by Elliot S. Valenstein.
Description: xi, 292 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Discoveries of psychotherapeutic drugs --
Theories of drug action and biochemical causes of mental disorder --
A closer look at the evidence --
The interpretation of the evidence --
How the pharmaceutical industry promotes drugs and chemical theories of mental illness --
Other special interest groups --
Reprise, conclusions, and reflections.
Responsibility: Elliot S. Valenstein.

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