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The Resource Ritalin nation : rapid-fire culture and the transformation of human consciousness, Richard DeGrandpre

Ritalin nation : rapid-fire culture and the transformation of human consciousness, Richard DeGrandpre

Label
Ritalin nation : rapid-fire culture and the transformation of human consciousness
Title
Ritalin nation
Title remainder
rapid-fire culture and the transformation of human consciousness
Statement of responsibility
Richard DeGrandpre
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
" ... the story of the fastest culture on earth--American culture--and how it has created a nation of people hooked on speed and the stimulant drugs that simulate speed's mind-altering effects ... [An] illuminating investigation of the epidemic of ADD today and its most widely prescribed treatment, the powerful psychostimulant Ritalin ..."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeGrandpre, Richard J
Dewey number
618.92/8589
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ506.H9
LC item number
D476 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2000 A-202
  • WS 350.8.A8
NLM item number
D321r 1999
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Methylphenidate
  • United States
  • Diagnostic errors
  • Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
  • Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
  • Methylphenidate
  • Disease
  • Social Conditions
  • United States
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Civilization
  • Diagnostic errors
  • Methylphenidate
  • United States
  • Aandachtstekortstoornis met hyperactiviteit
  • Methylfenidaat
  • Psychofarmaca
  • Aufmerksamkeitsdefizit-Syndrom
  • Soziologie
  • Leistungsgesellschaft
  • USA
  • United States
Label
Ritalin nation : rapid-fire culture and the transformation of human consciousness, Richard DeGrandpre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [ch]. 5.
  • Generation Rx
  • [ch]. 6.
  • Deliberate living: because patience comes to those who wait
  • [ch]. 1.
  • Hurried society and its experience
  • [ch]. 2.
  • Great misadventures in time
  • [ch]. 3.
  • Speed and its transformation of human consciousness
  • [ch]. 4.
  • Sensory addictions: how culture manufactures disease
Control code
ocm39235593
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9780393046854
Lccn
98020687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39235593
  • (OCoLC)39235593
Label
Ritalin nation : rapid-fire culture and the transformation of human consciousness, Richard DeGrandpre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [ch]. 5.
  • Generation Rx
  • [ch]. 6.
  • Deliberate living: because patience comes to those who wait
  • [ch]. 1.
  • Hurried society and its experience
  • [ch]. 2.
  • Great misadventures in time
  • [ch]. 3.
  • Speed and its transformation of human consciousness
  • [ch]. 4.
  • Sensory addictions: how culture manufactures disease
Control code
ocm39235593
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9780393046854
Lccn
98020687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39235593
  • (OCoLC)39235593

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