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Universal neurasthenia

or, The house of rest ...

by Margaret Doane Gardiner

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Published by Robert Grier Cooke in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS635.Z9 G325
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p.
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23704826M
LC Control Numbertmp92009276

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The popular “Neurosine” designed to address neurasthenia, contained cannabis and worked to lessen migraines and agitation as did the “Americanitis Elixir”. In Germany neurasthenia figured alongside hysteria and trauma into political debates about degeneration. In the early s critics of Germany’s pioneering welfare system alleged. As Huxley remarked in Brave New World Revisited, the civil libertarians and rationalists who are ever on the alert to oppose tyranny "failed to take into account man's almost infinite appetite for distractions." In , Orwell added, people are controlled by inflicting pain. In Brave New World, they are controlled by inflicting pleasure.

oretical statements of the book. Finally, there is the epilogue, which is intended to "tie up loose ends" and address "broader themes that emerge from comparative anal-ysis." Kleinman has done a vast amount of li-brary research into the definitions and his-torical background of neurasthenia. Origi-nally defined in as "a functional dis-. This book, which emerged out of an Anglo-Dutch-German conference held in June , explores neurasthenia's many-sided history from a comparative perspective. $ $ Doctors, Politics and Society: Historical Essays.


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