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Sep 11, Brent M. Jones rated it really liked it Shelves: Jamison says that the cultural and medical shift from calling the problem "manic depression" into the term "bipolar disorder" has not clarified anything or helped. She was criticized for saying about the condition of being bipolar that: "We have known for hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of years that it is genetic. The book presents her view and is her memoir that has shaped her life and views. But these experiences carry with them feelings. Depression, instead, is flat, hollow, and unendurable.
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It is also tiresome. People cannot abide being around you when you are depressed. They might think that they ought to, and they might even try, but you know, and they know that you are tedious beyond belief: you are irritable and paranoid and humorless and lifeless and critical and demanding, and no reassurance is ever enough. You're frightened, and you're frightening, and you're "not at all like yourself but will be soon," but you know you won't.
This may seem obvious, but Jamison feels it is a clinical fact and she shows it writing about her own childhood, family, work and relationships.
The book is considered one of the greatest books written about manic depression or bipolar disorder. For more on this book see www. More on this book at www. Stephen rated it it was amazing Oct 13, Mary Lewis rated it it was amazing Sep 05, Katrina rated it it was amazing Jan 19, Nicole marked it as to-read Jun 07, Saipavitra marked it as to-read Jun 24, Alicia marked it as to-read Dec 05, Najiha Aziz marked it as to-read Dec 14, Joolz Arsenault marked it as to-read Jan 15, EcoDesk Pomona added it Jan 26, Nicholette marked it as to-read Jul 13, Short Essay Questions Key.
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Short Answer Questions. Short Answer Questions Key. Oral Reading Evaluation Sheet. Reading Assignment Sheet. Writing Evaluation Form. One Week Quiz A.
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Two Week Quiz A. Four Week Quiz A. Four Week Quiz B. Eight Week Quiz A. Eight Week Quiz B. Eight Week Quiz C. Eight Week Quiz D. Eight Week Quiz E.
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Eight Week Quiz F. Eight Week Quiz G. Mid-Book Test - Easy. Final Test - Easy. Mid-Book Test - Medium.
Final Test - Medium. Mid-Book Test - Hard. Final Test - Hard.