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The Resource Bipolar expeditions : mania and depression in American culture, Emily Martin

Bipolar expeditions : mania and depression in American culture, Emily Martin

Label
Bipolar expeditions : mania and depression in American culture
Title
Bipolar expeditions
Title remainder
mania and depression in American culture
Statement of responsibility
Emily Martin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Manic behavior holds an undeniable fascination in American culture today. It fuels the plots of best-selling novels and the imagery of MTV videos, is acknowledged as the driving force for successful entrepreneurs like Ted Turner, and is celebrated as the source of the creativity of artists like Vincent Van Gogh and movie stars like Robin Williams. Bipolar Expeditions seeks to understand mania's appeal and how it weighs on the lives of Americans diagnosed with manic depression. Anthropologist Emily Martin guides us into the fascinating and sometimes disturbing worlds of mental-health support gr
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Emily
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manic-depressive illness
  • Medical anthropology
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Medical anthropology
  • United States
Label
Bipolar expeditions : mania and depression in American culture, Emily Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Preface: Ethnographic Ways and Means; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Manic Depression in America; Part One: Manic Depression as Experience; Part Two: Mania as a Resource; Conclusion: The Bipolar Condition; Appendix; Notes; References; Index
Control code
ocn437266778
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (370 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400829590
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttvr86
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437266778
Label
Bipolar expeditions : mania and depression in American culture, Emily Martin
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Preface: Ethnographic Ways and Means; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Manic Depression in America; Part One: Manic Depression as Experience; Part Two: Mania as a Resource; Conclusion: The Bipolar Condition; Appendix; Notes; References; Index
Control code
ocn437266778
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (370 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400829590
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttvr86
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437266778

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