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Against Depression

by Peter D. Kramer

Hardcover, 353 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $25.95 |

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The best-selling author of Listening to Prozac examines depression from a historical and scientific perspective, challenging cultural beliefs that depression is a noble or romantic disorder linked to soulful or creative achievements, and calling for a greater awareness of depression's devastating impact, as well as renewed efforts to provide curative treatments.

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