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Author Hawthorne, Susan, 1956-
Title Accidental intolerance : how we stigmatize ADHD and how we can stop / Susan C.C. Hawthorne.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]
©2014

Author Hawthorne, Susan, 1956-
Subject Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Social aspects.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity.
Social Stigma.
Social Values.
Biomedical Research -- ethics.
Description 1 online resource (209 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents ADHD in medicine -- How science shapes ADHD -- Social allies and adversaries -- Feedback : values in ADHD science -- Accidental intolerance -- New directions.
Note Print version record.
Summary " ... Shows how medicine, science, and society jointly--though not intentionally--stigmatize ADHD-diagnosed people, while offering them few options. It also explores ways we can change our concepts and practices to improve factual understanding of ADHD, open alternatives to affected people, and reduce intolerance"--Jacket, page 4.
ISBN 0199977399 (electronic bk.)
9780199977390 (electronic bk.)
9780199977383 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0199977380 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 860879385
Additional Format Print version: 9780199977383 0199977380 (DLC) 2013005494


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