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The Resource How the brain lost its mind : sex, hysteria, and the riddle of mental illness, Dr. Allan H. Ropper and B.D. Burrell

How the brain lost its mind : sex, hysteria, and the riddle of mental illness, Dr. Allan H. Ropper and B.D. Burrell

Label
How the brain lost its mind : sex, hysteria, and the riddle of mental illness
Title
How the brain lost its mind
Title remainder
sex, hysteria, and the riddle of mental illness
Statement of responsibility
Dr. Allan H. Ropper and B.D. Burrell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title tells the rich and compelling story of two confounding ailments, syphilis and hysteria, and the extraordinary efforts to confront their effects on mental life. How does the mind work? Where does madness lie, in the brain or in the mind? How should it be treated?
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Ropper, Allan H
Dewey number
  • 616.8'9'009034
  • 616.89009034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Burrell, B. D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Charcot, J. M.
  • Mental illness
  • Brain
  • Mental illness
  • Brain
  • Health and Wellbeing
Label
How the brain lost its mind : sex, hysteria, and the riddle of mental illness, Dr. Allan H. Ropper and B.D. Burrell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Avery, 2019
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781786491800
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 243 pages
Isbn
9781786491800
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration (black and white)
Label
How the brain lost its mind : sex, hysteria, and the riddle of mental illness, Dr. Allan H. Ropper and B.D. Burrell
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Avery, 2019
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781786491800
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 243 pages
Isbn
9781786491800
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration (black and white)

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