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The Resource Depression in Sylvia Plath's The bell jar, Dedria Bryfonski, book editor

Depression in Sylvia Plath's The bell jar, Dedria Bryfonski, book editor

Label
Depression in Sylvia Plath's The bell jar
Title
Depression in Sylvia Plath's The bell jar
Statement of responsibility
Dedria Bryfonski, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses clinical depression through Sylvia Plath's novel, "The Bell Jar."
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 9-12
  • 9-12
Intended audience source
  • Gumdrop Books
  • Gumdrop Books
LC call number
PS3566.L27
LC item number
B4326 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bryfonski, Dedria
Series statement
Social issues in literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plath, Sylvia
  • Depression, Mental, in literature
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mental illness
  • Stress (Psychology)
  • Mental health
  • Suicide
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Depression in Sylvia Plath's The bell jar, Dedria Bryfonski, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Background on Sylvia Plath: The life of Sylvia Plath / Timothy Materer ; Sylvia Plath was the personification of American literature / Ted Hughes, as told to Drue Heinz ; Sylvia Plath was a shining intellect and a superb student / Dorothea Krook ; Sylvia Plath's depression was inherited / Jane Fainmann --
  • The Bell Jar and depression: Sylvia Plath's retelling of her mental breakdown lacks power and emotion / Saul Maloff ; Plath uses literary doubles to depict the anguish of her schizophrenia / Gordon Lameyer ; Illness pervades The Bell Jar / Howard Moss ; The ending of The Bell Jar is cautiously optimistic / Caroline King Barnard ; The Bell Jar examines the public and private worlds of madness / Mason Harris ; The Bell Jar relates a girl's search for identity / Marjorie G. Perloff ; The Bell Jar chronicles a search for authenticity / Susan Coyle ; The Bell Jar illustrates women's limited options / Mary Allen ; The Bell Jar is the story of Sylvia Plath's mental breakdown / Linda Wagner-Martin --
  • Contemporary perspectives on depression: Both depression and a risk factor for suicide run in families / Paul Fink ; Perfectionism in gifted teenagers can be deadly / Laurie Hyatt ; Unrealistic pressures and a lack of societal safeguards cause depression in teenage girls / Maxine Frith ; Hard questions to ask after a cry for help / Perri Klass
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
164 p.
Isbn
9780737758054
Lccn
2011036480
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
GRN01467
Label
Depression in Sylvia Plath's The bell jar, Dedria Bryfonski, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Background on Sylvia Plath: The life of Sylvia Plath / Timothy Materer ; Sylvia Plath was the personification of American literature / Ted Hughes, as told to Drue Heinz ; Sylvia Plath was a shining intellect and a superb student / Dorothea Krook ; Sylvia Plath's depression was inherited / Jane Fainmann --
  • The Bell Jar and depression: Sylvia Plath's retelling of her mental breakdown lacks power and emotion / Saul Maloff ; Plath uses literary doubles to depict the anguish of her schizophrenia / Gordon Lameyer ; Illness pervades The Bell Jar / Howard Moss ; The ending of The Bell Jar is cautiously optimistic / Caroline King Barnard ; The Bell Jar examines the public and private worlds of madness / Mason Harris ; The Bell Jar relates a girl's search for identity / Marjorie G. Perloff ; The Bell Jar chronicles a search for authenticity / Susan Coyle ; The Bell Jar illustrates women's limited options / Mary Allen ; The Bell Jar is the story of Sylvia Plath's mental breakdown / Linda Wagner-Martin --
  • Contemporary perspectives on depression: Both depression and a risk factor for suicide run in families / Paul Fink ; Perfectionism in gifted teenagers can be deadly / Laurie Hyatt ; Unrealistic pressures and a lack of societal safeguards cause depression in teenage girls / Maxine Frith ; Hard questions to ask after a cry for help / Perri Klass
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
164 p.
Isbn
9780737758054
Lccn
2011036480
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
GRN01467

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