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The Resource Exhaustion : a history, Anna Katharina Schaffner

Exhaustion : a history, Anna Katharina Schaffner

Label
Exhaustion : a history
Title
Exhaustion
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Anna Katharina Schaffner
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Today our fatigue feels chronic; our anxieties, amplified. Proliferating technologies command our attention. Many people complain of burnout and economic instability and the thread of ecological catastrophe fill us with dread. We look to the past, imaging life to have once been simpler and slower, but extreme mental and physical stress is not a modern syndrome. Beginning in classical antiquity, this book demonstrates how exhaustion has always been with us and helps us evaluate more critically the narratives we tell ourselves about the phenemenon"--Dustjacket flap
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schaffner, Anna Katharina
Dewey number
152.1/886
Index
index present
LC call number
BF482
LC item number
.S33 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2016 G-233
  • WM 174
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fatigue
  • Social history
  • Mental Fatigue
  • Burnout, Professional
  • Workload
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Fatigue
  • Social history
  • Mental Fatigue
  • Burnout, Professional
  • Workload
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Psychische Ermüdung
  • Erschöpfung
  • Depression
Label
Exhaustion : a history, Anna Katharina Schaffner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Humors -- Sin -- Saturn -- Sexuality -- Nerves -- Capitalism -- Rest -- The death drive -- Depression -- Mystery viruses -- Burnout -- Epilogue: the future -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
921141351
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 291 pages
Isbn
9780231172301
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015034503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40026188973
System control number
(OCoLC)921141351
Label
Exhaustion : a history, Anna Katharina Schaffner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Humors -- Sin -- Saturn -- Sexuality -- Nerves -- Capitalism -- Rest -- The death drive -- Depression -- Mystery viruses -- Burnout -- Epilogue: the future -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
921141351
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 291 pages
Isbn
9780231172301
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015034503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40026188973
System control number
(OCoLC)921141351

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