The Resource Crazy like us : the globalization of the American psyche, Ethan Watters

Crazy like us : the globalization of the American psyche, Ethan Watters

Label
Crazy like us : the globalization of the American psyche
Title
Crazy like us
Title remainder
the globalization of the American psyche
Statement of responsibility
Ethan Watters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Journalist Watters explores the American exportation of how the world goes mad, arguing that as we introduce Americanized ways of treating mental illnesses, we are in fact spreading the diseases
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.89
Index
index present
LC call number
RC455.4.E8
LC item number
W38 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2010 B-493
  • WM 140
NLM item number
W346c 2010
Label
Crazy like us : the globalization of the American psyche, Ethan Watters
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-291) and index
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  • CEN
Contents
The rise of anorexia in Hong Kong -- The wave that brought PTSD to Sri Lanka -- The shifting mask of schizophrenia in Zanzibar -- The mega-marketing of depression in Japan -- Conclusion : the global economic crisis and the future of mental illness
Control code
15845613
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
vii, 306 p.
Isbn
9781416587088
Lccn
2009030661
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u194587
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416587088
  • (OCoLC)310397910

Library Locations

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