Gary Greenberg

The Book of Woe: the DSM and the unmaking of psychiatry

This book comes from Gary Greenberg. The publishers say: “Since its debut in 1952, the American Psychiatric Association’s┬áDiagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders┬áhas set down the “official” view on what constitutes mental illness. Homosexuality, for instance, was a mental illness…
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Manufacturing Depression: The Secret History of a Modern Disease

Concerning this book (by Gary Greenberg, Bloomsbury Publishing, 2010), the publishers say: “According to the Office of National Statistics, depression occurs in 1 in 10 adults in Britain at any one time. But what constitutes depression? And what role have the…
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