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A Brief History of Anxiety...Yours and Mine

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Publisher Comments:

Ask anyone who suffers from chronic anxiety, and they will insist that their affliction isn't visible to the naked eye. Our fears are private, arbitrary, idiosyncratic, and anxiety, as such, is a lonely predicament. Patricia Pearson's funny, rueful, and inquisitive book reaches out to all who suffer from anxiety disorder or love someone who does. A wholly satisfying mix of memoir, cultural history and investigative journalism. --Kirkus

Synopsis:

Highly amusing[Pearson] examine[s] modern civilization and its discontents, as well as her own miseriesthoughtfully and incisively. Major points for wit and flair. New York Times

The millions of Americans who silently cope with anxiety at last have a witty, articulate champion. Patricia Pearson is a contributing editorial writer for USA Today. She is the

About the Author

Patricia Pearson is a contributing editorial writer for USA Today. She is the author of the novels Playing House and Believe Me, the essay collection Area Woman Blows Gasket, and the groundbreaking investigation of female aggression When She Was Bad, for which she won the Arthur Ellis Award for best nonfiction crime book in 1997. Her commentary has also appeared in the New York Times, the New York Observer, and the Guardian, among many other publications. She lives in T oronto with her husband, her two children, and her dread.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781596919495
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Subject:
General Self-Help
Author:
Patricia Pearson
Author:
pressure to succeed,
Author:
American composer Allen Shawn's agoraphobia
Author:
Pearson, Patricia
Subject:
General
Subject:
General Psychology & Psychiatry
Subject:
Psychopathology - Anxieties & Phobias
Subject:
Emotions
Subject:
Mood Disorders
Subject:
Psychology-Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Subject:
Self Help-Anxiety/Phobias
Subject:
SELF-HELP / Depression
Subject:
Self Help-Anxiety and Phobias
Subject:
Psychology : General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
August 2010
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
208

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Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Mood Disorders and Depression
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Psychopathology » Anxieties and Phobias
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Health and Self-Help » Self-Help » General

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"Synopsis" by , Highly amusing[Pearson] examine[s] modern civilization and its discontents, as well as her own miseriesthoughtfully and incisively. Major points for wit and flair. New York Times

The millions of Americans who silently cope with anxiety at last have a witty, articulate champion. Patricia Pearson is a contributing editorial writer for USA Today. She is the

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