The Noonday Demon
The Noonday Demon
An Atlas of Depression
Andrew Solomon



Through a lens both scholarly and literary – and deeply personal – Solomon deconstructs how our culture thinks of mental illness, and investigates how the stigma and entrenched associations surrounding depression keep us from addressing the real needs of those who suffer from it. Part cultural history, part biography, part journalistic look at the pharmaceutical industry, and part investigation of America's health care system, The Noonday Demon is an exceptional look at a problem largely ignored. – Recommended by Eric Z., City Lights Books

Title The Noonday Demon
Subtitle An Atlas of Depression
Author Andrew Solomon
Publisher Scribner
Title First Published 01 April 2002
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 576 p.
ISBN-10 0684854678
ISBN-13 9780684854670
Publication Date 01 April 2002
Main content page count 576
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $18.00
 


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