The Age of Melancholy: "Major Depression" and Its Social Origin [Audiobook] by Dan G. Blazer
English | October 5th, 2017 | ASIN: B076611RFT | MP3@64 kbps | 8 hrs 42 mins | 239.40 MB
Narrator: Walter Dixon
Depression has become the most frequently diagnosed chronic mental illness, and is a disability encountered almost daily by mental health professionals of all trades. "Major Depression" is a medical disease, which some would argue has reached epidemic proportions in contemporary society, and it affects our bodies and brains just like any other disease. Why, this book asks, has the incidence of depression been on such an increase in the last 50 years, if our basic biology hasn't changed as rapidly?