Encyclopedia of Depression by Linda Wasmer Andrews

By Linda Wasmer Andrews

Written in transparent, nontechnical language, and choked with vigorous historic and cultural highlights, this finished reference paintings is a scientifically grounded but completely readable creation to depressive disorders.

• approximately three hundred entries on melancholy, together with the genetic, organic, environmental, and character components underlying it in addition to the newest remedies

• short bibliographies with every one access, directing readers to extra print and on-line sources

• interesting sidebars on concerns, breakthroughs, and recognized folks who suffered from melancholy, together with Abraham Lincoln, Charles Dickens, Irving Berlin, Vincent van Gogh, and Georgia O'Keeffe

• A entire index

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