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The Resource Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things, Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee

Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things, Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee

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Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things
Title
Stuff
Title remainder
compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things
Statement of responsibility
Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Analyzes the sources of compulsive hoarding behaviors, describing the impact of the disorder on families, case studies of sufferers who have rendered their homes unlivable, and the ineffective treatments they have endured
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Frost, Randy O
Dewey number
616.85/227
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC533
LC item number
.F76 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Steketee, Gail
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  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Compulsive hoarding
  • Electronic books
Label
Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things, Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-290)
Contents
  • Avoiding the agony
  • You haven't got a clue
  • A tree with too many branches : genetics and the brain
  • A pack rat in the family
  • But it's mine! : hoarding in children
  • Having, being, and hoarding
  • Dead body in the Collyer Mansion : a prologue to hoarding
  • Piles upon piles : the story of hoarding
  • We are what we own : owning, collecting, and hoarding
  • Amazing junk : the pleasures of hoarding
  • Bunkers and cocoons : playing it safe
  • A fragment of me : identity and attachment
  • Rescue : saving animals from a life on the streets
  • A river of opportunities
Control code
ocn466347570
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780547422558
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)466347570
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 226 KB)
Label
Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things, Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-290)
Contents
  • Avoiding the agony
  • You haven't got a clue
  • A tree with too many branches : genetics and the brain
  • A pack rat in the family
  • But it's mine! : hoarding in children
  • Having, being, and hoarding
  • Dead body in the Collyer Mansion : a prologue to hoarding
  • Piles upon piles : the story of hoarding
  • We are what we own : owning, collecting, and hoarding
  • Amazing junk : the pleasures of hoarding
  • Bunkers and cocoons : playing it safe
  • A fragment of me : identity and attachment
  • Rescue : saving animals from a life on the streets
  • A river of opportunities
Control code
ocn466347570
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780547422558
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)466347570
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 226 KB)

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