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 ... "--Dust 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
  • dictionaries
  • 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
  • Disease
  • Methylphenidate
  • Social Conditions
  • Aandachtstekortstoornis met hyperactiviteit
  • Methylfenidaat
  • Psychofarmaca
  • Aufmerksamkeits-Defizit-Syndrom
  • Soziologie
  • Leistungsgesellschaft
  • USA
Label
Ritalin nation : rapid-fire culture and the transformation of human consciousness, Richard DeGrandpre
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036854612
Label
Ritalin nation : rapid-fire culture and the transformation of human consciousness, Richard DeGrandpre
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036854612

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