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Title:
Doctors of deception : what they don't want you to know about shock treatment
Author:
Andre, Linda, 1959-
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Publication Information:
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
xi, 359 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The trouble with time -- Eugenic conceptions I : ticking time bombs -- Eugenic conceptions II : useless eaters -- A little brain pathology -- Informed consent and the dawn of the public relations era -- The American Psychiatric Association Task Force -- The making of an American activist -- The ECT industry cows the media -- Long strange trip : ECT and the food and drug administration -- The Committee for Truth in Psychiatry -- Anecdote or evidence? -- Shaming science -- The lie that won't die -- Erasing history -- The triumph of public relations over science -- Should ECT be banned? : the moral context -- Where do we go from here?
ISBN:
9780813544410
Format :
Book

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