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The Resource The slumbering masses : sleep, medicine, and modern American life, Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer

The slumbering masses : sleep, medicine, and modern American life, Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer

Label
The slumbering masses : sleep, medicine, and modern American life
Title
The slumbering masses
Title remainder
sleep, medicine, and modern American life
Statement of responsibility
Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolf-Meyer, Matthew J
Dewey number
362.196/84980973
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ2044.U6
LC item number
W65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A quadrant book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lifestyles
  • Sleepwalking
  • Sleep disorders
Label
The slumbering masses : sleep, medicine, and modern American life, Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A quadrant book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Preface: sleep at the turn of the twenty-first century -- Introduction: from the lone sleeper to the slumbering masses -- Sleeping, past, and present. The rise of American sleep medicine : diagnosing and misdiagnosing sleep ; The protestant origins of American sleep ; Sleeping and not sleeping in the clinic : how medicine is remaking biology and society -- Cultures of sleep. Desiring a good night's sleep : order and disorder in everyday life ; Now I lay me down to sleep : children's sleep and the rise of the solitary sleeper ; Pharmaceuticals and the making of modern bodies and rhythms ; Early to rise : creating well-rested American workers ; Chemical consciousness ; Sleeping on the job : from siestas to workplace naps ; Take back your time : activism and overworked Americans -- The limits of sleep. Unconscious criminality : sleepwalking murders, drowsy driving and the vigilance of the law ; The extremes of sleep : war, sports, and science -- Conclusion: the futures of sleep
Control code
788275263
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 288 pages
Isbn
9780816674756
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012017393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)788275263
Label
The slumbering masses : sleep, medicine, and modern American life, Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer
Publication
Note
"A quadrant book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Preface: sleep at the turn of the twenty-first century -- Introduction: from the lone sleeper to the slumbering masses -- Sleeping, past, and present. The rise of American sleep medicine : diagnosing and misdiagnosing sleep ; The protestant origins of American sleep ; Sleeping and not sleeping in the clinic : how medicine is remaking biology and society -- Cultures of sleep. Desiring a good night's sleep : order and disorder in everyday life ; Now I lay me down to sleep : children's sleep and the rise of the solitary sleeper ; Pharmaceuticals and the making of modern bodies and rhythms ; Early to rise : creating well-rested American workers ; Chemical consciousness ; Sleeping on the job : from siestas to workplace naps ; Take back your time : activism and overworked Americans -- The limits of sleep. Unconscious criminality : sleepwalking murders, drowsy driving and the vigilance of the law ; The extremes of sleep : war, sports, and science -- Conclusion: the futures of sleep
Control code
788275263
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 288 pages
Isbn
9780816674756
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012017393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)788275263

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