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Kay Redfield Jamison

Kay Redfield Jamison is the Dalio Family Professor in Mood Disorders and Professor of Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.  She is co-director of the Johns Hopkins Mood Disorders Center and a member of the governing board of the National Network of Depression Centers.  She is also Honorary Professor of English at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland and the author of the national best sellers An Unquiet Mind and Night Falls Fast, as well as of Touched With Fire, Exuberance, and Nothing Was the Same.  Dr. Jamison is the coauthor of the standard medical text on...

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Exuberance
Written by Kay Redfield Jamison
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 2005
$15.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-70148-1 (0-375-70148-6)

With the same grace and breadth of learning she brought to her studies of the mind’s pathologies, Kay Redfield Jamison examines one of its most exalted states: exuberance. This “abounding, ebullient, effervescent emotion” manifests itself everywhere from child’s play to scientific breakthrough and is crucially important to learning, risk-taking, social cohesiveness... Read more






Night Falls Fast
Written by Kay Redfield Jamison
Vintage | Trade Paperback | October 2000
$15.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-70147-4 (0-375-70147-8)

From the author of the best-selling memoir An Unquiet Mind, comes the first major book in a quarter century on suicide, and its terrible pull on the young in particular. Night Falls Fast is tragically timely: suicide has become one of the most common killers of Americans between the ages of... Read more






Nothing Was the Same
Written by Kay Redfield Jamison
Vintage | Trade Paperback | January 2011
$14.95/16.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-27789-3 (0-307-27789-5)

Kay Redfield Jamison, award-winning professor and writer, changed the way we think about moods and madness. Now Jamison uses her characteristic honesty, wit and eloquence to look back at her relationship with her husband, Richard Wyatt, a renowned scientist who died of cancer. Nothing was the Same is a penetrating psychological...

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An Unquiet Mind
Written by Kay Redfield Jamison
Vintage | Trade Paperback | January 1997
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-76330-7 (0-679-76330-9)

WITH A NEW PREFACE BY THE AUTHOR

In her bestselling classic, An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison changed the way we think about moods and madness.

Dr. Jamison is one of the foremost authorities on manic-depressive (bipolar) illness; she has also experienced it firsthand. For even while she was pursuing her career in academic medicine...

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