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Anxiety : a short history / Allan V. Horwitz.

Horwitz, Allan V., (author.).


Allan V. Horwitz, a sociologist of mental illness and mental health, narrates how this condition has been experienced, understood, and treated through the ages - from Hippocrates, through Freud, to today.

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  • ISBN: 9781421410807 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 142141080X (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 190 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-183) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / by Charles E. Rosenberg -- Afraid -- Classical anxiety -- From medicine to religion, and back -- The nineteenth century's new uncertainties -- The Freudian revolution -- Psychology's ascendance -- The age of anxiety -- The future of anxiety.
Subject: Anxiety disorders > History.
Anxiety Disorders > history.
Anxiety > history.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.


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Kirtland Community College Library RC 531 .H67 2013 30775305464118 General Collection Available -

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