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Running on Ritalin

a physician reflects on children, society, and performance in a pill

by Lawrence H. Diller

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Bantam Books in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Attention-deficit-disordered children -- Rehabilitation,
  • Attention-deficit-disordered children -- Education,
  • Methylphenidate hydrochloride,
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Chemotherapy,
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Alternative treatment

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 342-375) and index.

    StatementLawrence H. Diller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ506.H9 D54 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 386 p. ;
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL498017M
    ISBN 100553106562
    LC Control Number98232695

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Cortines, Executive Director, Pew Network for Standards-Based Reform at Stanford UniversityCited by: The New Yorker, Febru P. A CRITIC AT LARGE about Ritalin and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (A.D.H.D.). The writer describes how Ritalin has become a social metaphor for. "A vitally important topic--and a constructive, hopeful message."--Daniel Goleman, Ph.D.

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