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Book review of Essbaum’s Hausfrau: NOT a modern Anna Karenina story

A couple of weeks ago I found two books at my local library using one of my common techniques for choosing books—browsing randomly. These books were in a corner of the library set aside for a summer reading club. This … Continue reading

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Listening to Prozac after twenty years

Twenty years ago I read a bestselling book by psychiatrist Peter Kramer called Listening to Prozac. When the book was published, Prozac was a relatively new drug, having been released by Eli Lilly in 1987. Kramer’s book caused a sensation … Continue reading

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