TTBOOK "Anxiety" June 21, 2011

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Patricia Pearson tells why she thinks Americans are so anxious. Ethan Watters argues that American versions of depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and eating disorders are spreading around the world. Tufts Medical School psychiatrist Daniel Carlat believes psychiatry is in crisis. Brian Kane teaches Music Theory at Yale, and is fascinated by the role that sound plays in Franz Kafka's fiction.



Patricia Pearson tells why she thinks Americans are so anxious. Ethan Watters argues that American versions of depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and eating disorders are spreading around the world. Tufts Medical School psychiatrist Daniel Carlat believes psychiatry is in crisis. Brian Kane teaches Music Theory at Yale, and is fascinated by the role that sound plays in Franz Kafka's fiction.