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Each volume in this timely series provides essential information on a disease or disorder (including symptoms, causes, treatments and cures); presents the controversies surrounding causes, alternative treatments, and other issues; and offers first-person narratives from people coping with the disease -- either as patients, family members or caregivers. Essays are carefully ...more
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published August 23rd 2010 by Greenhaven Press
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May 05, 2015 rated it did not like it
This is part of a series called Perspectives on Disesase and Disorders. I don't know if you're familiar with that sort of series, but generally they collect various articles on various aspects of whatever subject that particular book has been about. This one is obviously about schizophrenia, and it was sort of okay until the last section. Mostly either too simplistic or way too complicated, and at least two of the authors deserved smacking IMO-- seriously, dude? You're seriously going to tell me ...more
May 10, 2011 rated it really liked it
Small and concise little book written in 2011 about a disease not easily understood
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