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Published: 31 May 2012

176 Pages | Approx 10 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199567157

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Anxiety: A Very Short Introduction

Daniel Freeman and Jason Freeman

Very Short Introductions

  • A highly accessible introduction to one of the most basic human emotions
  • Summarizes the most up-to-date science and research on anxiety
  • Explores what anxiety is, why it is so important, and the main causes and explanations for it
  • Covers the six major anxiety disorders: phobias, panic disorder and agoraphobia, social anxiety, generalised anxiety disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Includes interviews with Michael Palin and Graham Taylor conducted specifically for the book, to learn from their experiences with anxiety
  • Includes an appendix of self-assessment questionnaires relating to each disorder for reference
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over five million copies sold worldwide

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