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Published: 06 November 2008

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780195368741

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Before Prozac

The Troubled History of Mood Disorders in Psychiatry

Edward Shorter

  • One of the first books to examine the history of psychopharmacology, a subject in which interest is growing rapidly
  • Takes a strikingly original approach
  • Based on thorough archival research and interviews with many of the key participants
  • Written with verve by a pre-eminent historian of psychiatry

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