Book Reviews

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The Zyprexa Papers -- Gottstein
Mind Fixers -- Harrington

Bottle of Lies -- Eban
How to survive in an overmedicated world -- G°tzsche

Resisting Illegitimate Authority -- Levine

Big Pharma, Big Greed -- Sheller

Too Many Pills -- Le Fanu

China Rx -- Gibson & Prasad Singh
The Danger Within Us -- Lenzer
the way we die -- O'Mahony
Deadly Psychiatry and Organised Denial -- G°tzsche

Less Medicine More Health -- Welch

Psychiatry under the Influece -- Whitaker & Cosgrove

Psychiatry and the Business of Madness -- Burstow

Mistakes Were Made -- Tavris & Aronson
Beyond the DSM-5! -- Van Os

Do No Harm -- Marsh
Our Necessary Shadow -- Burns

Mad Science -- Kirk, Gomory & Cohen

Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal -- Breggin

Bad Pharma -- Goldacre

Deadly Medicines and Organised Crime -- G°tzsche
Mammography Screening -- G°tzsche
How We Do Harm -- Brawley & Goldberg
Anatomy of an Epidemic -- Whitaker

Confessions of a GP -- Daniels

Countertransference and Retribution -- Ziffer
Denying AIDS -- Kalichman
The Depression Epidemic -- Dehue

The H Word -- Coffey & Schweikert

Mad, Bad and Sad -- Appignanesi

Worried Sick -- Hadler

Hippocrates' Shadow -- Newman
Psyched Out -- O'Meara

The Forgotten Chapter -- Heyl

Surprise Treatment for Dyslexia, ADHD, Headaches and Other Conditions -- Oetringer

Soul Survivor -- Maddock & Maddock

unsafe at any dose -- Johnson

The Peaceful Pill Handbook -- Nitschke & Stewart
2005 Cigarette Smoking, COPD and Psychological Problems -- Wagena

Making Sense of Psychotic Experiences -- Escher

Pinker's List -- Morgan

Hope or Hype -- Deyo & Patrick

Die Hempelsche -- Mathey

Rethinking Psychiatric Drugs -- Jackson

American Meth -- Braswell
2004 Boss of Your Own Brain -- Blok

Medicines out of control? -- Medawar & Hardon

Prevention Manual -- vd Stel

The Gene Illusion -- Joseph

The Virus and the Vaccine -- Bookchin & Schumacher
2003 Deconstructing schizophrenia -- Blom

The Truth About the Drug Companies -- Angell

The Disease Inventors -- Blech

Fiction and Fantasy in Medical Research -- Penston

What Really Causes Schizophrenia -- Foster

Autism: Explaining the Enigma -- Frith

Video: Enriched by Experience -- Limburg GGZ

War Against the Weak -- Black
2002 Mad in America -- Whitaker

Schizophrenia, A Scientific Delusion? -- Boyle

The Creation of Psychopharmacology -- Healy

Creating Mental Illness -- Horwitz

The Hystorectomy Hoax -- West & Dranov
2001 But Fidgety Phil / He Wonĺt Sit Still -- Brancaccio

The Constant Gardener -- Le CarrÚ

The Tyranny of Health -- Fitzpatrick

Damned Lies and Statistics -- Best

Trust us, we're experts! -- Rampton and Stauber
2000 Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders -- APA

Quacks in a Potassium Solution -- Renckens
Modern Medicine -- Clerc
1998 A Beautiful Mind -- Nasar

Accepting Voices -- Romme & Escher
1997 Seduced by Death -- Hendin

The Dialectics of Schizophrenia -- Thomas

A History of Psychiatry -- Shorter

Whores of the Court -- Hagen
1996 Dose of Sanity: Mind, Medicine, and Misdiagnosis -- Walker
1995 Bruno Bettelheim: The Other Side of Madness -- Sutton

They Say You're Crazy -- Caplan
1994 Psychiatrists ľ The Men Behind Hitler -- R÷der et al

The Myth of Neuropsychiatry -- Mender

The Bell Curve -- Hernnstein & Murray
1992 The Selling of DSM -- Kirk & Kutchins

Toxic Psychiatry -- Breggin
1989 Diseasing of America -- Peele
1988 Against Therapy -- Masson
Great and Desperate Cures -- Valenstein
1983 Ravings of a Madwoman -- Van Osterholt & B÷kenkamp

The Benzodiazepines: From Molecular Biology to Clinical Practice -- Costa
1979 Confessions of a Medical Heretic -- Mendelsohn
1976 The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind -- Jaynes
1967 Goal and Means -- Romme
1961 Asylums -- Goffman
M.C. -- De Vries

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