ISBN10: 0143036963 ISBN13: 9780143036968 Publisher: Penguin Group USA Published: Jul 25 2006 Pages: 353 Weight: 0.75lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
The best-selling author of Listening to Prozac examines depression from a historical and scientific perspective, challenging cultural beliefs that depression is a noble or romantic disorder linked to soulful or creative achievements, and calling for a greater awareness of depression's devastating impact, as well as renewed efforts to provide curative treatments. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.