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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2004; US$ 16.95
With the same grace and breadth of learning she brought to her studies of the mind?s pathologies, Kay Redfield Jamison examines one of its most exalted states: exuberance. This ?abounding, ebullient, effervescent emotion? manifests itself everywhere from child?s play to scientific breakthrough and is crucially important to learning, risk-taking,... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2009; US$ 16.00
WITH A NEW PREFACE BY THE AUTHOR In her bestselling classic, An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison changed the way we think about moods and madness. Dr. Jamison is one of the foremost authorities on manic-depressive (bipolar) illness; she has also experienced it firsthand. For even while she was pursuing her career in academic medicine, Jamison... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2009; US$ 14.95
Kay Redfield Jamison, award-winning professor and writer, changed the way we think about moods and madness. Now Jamison uses her characteristic honesty, wit and eloquence to look back at her relationship with her husband, Richard Wyatt, a renowned scientist who died of cancer. Nothing was the Same is a penetrating psychological study of grief viewed... more...
- Free Press 1996; US$ 16.99
The definitive work on the profound and surprising links between manic-depression and creativity, from the bestselling psychologist of bipolar disorders who wrote An Unquiet Mind . One of the foremost psychologists in America, ?Kay Jamison is plainly among the few who have a profound understanding of the relationship that exists between art and madness?... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95
From the author of the best-selling memoir An Unquiet Mind , comes the first major book in a quarter century on suicide, and its terrible pull on the young in particular. Night Falls Fast is tragically timely: suicide has become one of the most common killers of Americans between the ages of fifteen and forty-five. An internationally acknowledged... more...
- Pan Macmillan 2014; US$ 12.67
With an introduction by Andrew Solomon 'It stands alone in the literature of manic depression for its bravery, brilliance and beauty.' Oliver Sacks I was used to my mind being my best friend. Now, all of a sudden, my mind had turned on me: it mocked me for my vapid enthusiasms; it laughed at all of my foolish plans; it no longer found anything... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2017; US$ 29.95
The best-selling author of An Unquiet Mind now gives us a groundbreaking life of one of the major American poets of the twentieth century that is at the same time a fascinating study of the relationship between manic-depressive (bipolar) illness, creative genius, and character. In his Pulitzer Prize-winning poetry, Robert Lowell (1917-1977) put... more...
- Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 134.99 US$ 121.49
This long-awaited second edition of Manic-Depressive Illness will exhaustively review the biological and genetic literature that has dominated the field in recent years, and incorporate cutting-edge research conducted since publication of the first edition. Drs. Frederick Goodwin and Kay Redfield Jamison have updated their surveys of psychological... more...