Pharmageddon

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Product Details

Price
$50.34
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
Pages
320
Dimensions
6.11 X 9.42 X 1.0 inches | 0.02 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780520270985

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About the Author

David Healy is Professor of Psychiatry at Cardiff University in Britain and a former Secretary of the British Association for Psychopharmacology. He is the author of books including Let Them Eat Prozac: The Unhealthy Relationship Between the Pharmaceutical Industry and Depression, The Antidepressant Era, and Mania: A Short History of Bipolar Disorder.

Reviews

"Healy's contrarian streak and sharpness make this a disturbing, well-documented indictment that echoes many others in recent years, and one worth heeding."--Publishers Weekly (01/30/2012)
"Powerful. . . . Healy exposes the secrets that enable drug companies to circumvent protections. . . . And he also offers a solution."-- (12/01/2012)

"We owe respect to David Healy for his knowledge, diligence and idealism. This and his other writings require expertise and courage..."

-- (03/11/2014)