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Mad science

Stuart A. Kirk

Mad science

psychiatric coercion, diagnosis, and drugs

by Stuart A. Kirk

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental illness,
  • Diagnosis

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStuart A. Kirk, Tomi Gomory, & David Cohen
    ContributionsGomory, Tomi, author, Cohen, David, 1954- author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC469
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 346 pages
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27195177M
    ISBN 101412855926
    ISBN 109781412855921
    OCLC/WorldCa915033613

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