My age of anxiety : fear, hope, dread, and the search for peace of mind / Scott Stossel.

Stossel, Scott, author. (Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307269874 (hc)
  • Physical Description: viii, 400 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-383) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The nature of anxiety -- What do we talk about when we talk about anxiety? -- A rumbling in the belly -- Performance anxiety -- A sack of enzymes -- A brief history of panic, or, how drugs created a new disorder -- Medication and the meaning of anxiety -- Separation anxiety -- Worriers and warriors : the genetics of anxiety -- Ages of anxiety -- Redemption -- Resilience.
Summary, etc.: The author recounts his lifelong battle with anxiety, showing the many manifestations of the disorder as well as the countless treatments that have been developed to counteract it, and provides a history of the efforts to understand this common form of mental illness.
Subject: Stossel, Scott > Mental health.
Anxiety.
Anxiety > Chemotherapy.
Anxiety disorders > Epidemiology.
Tranquilizing drugs > Social aspects.