Author: Lennard J. Davis
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226137791
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Twin studies and family analyses indicate a correlation between having OCD and
having a family member with it. Actual analyses of haplotypes have found some
correlation between specific regions of agene and the likelihood of having OCD.
However, even these recent studies come with qualifications and cautions. Since
genetic research is increasingly finding that complex disorders like OCD cannot
have a single gene or allele responsible for symptoms and behaviors, these ...

Rossetti S Obsession

Author: Ramón Saizarbitoria
Publisher: University of Nevada Press
ISBN: 9781877802607
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3 Center For Basque Studies University of Nevada, Reno Reno, Nevada 89557
http://basque.unr.edu Copyright © 2006 by the Center for Basque Studies Ramon
Saizarbitoria's Rossetti} Obsession was originally published as Rossetti-rm
Obsesioa by Erein Publishing House (Basque Country-Spain) © 2000. Copyright
© Ramon Saizarbitoria 2000 English translation: Madalen Saizarbitoria © 2006.
Copyeditor: Peter Helm-Jensen All rights reserved. Printed in the United States of

Character Studies

Author: Mark Singer
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618773633
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A ,/ECAUSE OBSESSION IS REGARDED, at least in psychotherapeutic circles,
as a state of mind in need of melioration, I hesitated before settling on the subtitle
of this book. I'm not sure what to make of the analytical consensus. At the moment
, for instance, I'm riding a train from Florence to Rome, diverted by the agreeable
Tuscan landscape but mildly preoccupied with what the elusive people to whom I
entrusted my luggage five days ago might have done with it. If tomorrow morning

Obsession And Culture

Author: Andrew Brink
Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
ISBN: 9780838635964
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16 Although attachment theorists have not yet ventured into the area of creativity
and cultural studies, their arguments are likely to be more persuasive in the long
run than those of psychiatrists limited by the dogmas of genetic and
neurochemical determinism. Meanwhile promising studies in the
phenomenology and etiology of obsessions in the arts can be found. Three
examples can be mentioned. In On Obsession (1948), Erwin Straus commented
on the eighteenth-century writer ...

The Healthy Obsession Program

Author: Daniel S. Kirschenbaum
Publisher: BenBella Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1935251333
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There is overwhelming evidence from animal studies that high-fat diets [versus
high-carbohydrate diets] promote weight and fat gain in small animal (rat,
hamster, mouse) models. A positive effect of dietary fat on weight gain has even
been observed when total energy intake was not increased. (p. S38) In other
words, animal studies show that high-fat diets promote weight (and fat) gain,
even when those diets have the same amount of total calories as lower-fat diets.
7. Eating fewer ...

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Author: M. Mavissakalian
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1489905421
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Supporting the relationship of obsession and depression, Gittelson (1966a,
1966b, 1966c, 1966d) reported that 52 of 398 depressed patients in the studies
showed frank obsessional symptoms prior to the onset of symptoms. Similarly,
Kendell and Discipio (1970) not only confirmed the previously mentioned
findings but also noted that the obsessional symptoms correlated with the depth
of depression. Secondly, what needs to be treated has to be identified and
defined initially.

Studies In Contemporary Jewry

Author: Peter Y. Medding
Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
ISBN: 9780195360684
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17. Sander L. Gilman, Jewish Self-Hatred: Anti-Semitism and the Hidden
Language of the Jews (Baltimore: 1986), 345; Meyer Levin, The Obsession (New
York: 1973), 34; Harry Mulisch, “Death and the Maiden,” New York Review of
Books 33 (17 July 1986), 7. 18. Quoted in Levin, Obsession, 36. 19. A full account
of the legal battle is given in Levin, Obsession. 20. Gilman, Jewish Self-Hatred,
345; Kenneth Tynan, Curtains (New York: 1961), 450– 451. 21. Joseph
Schildkraut (as told to ...

Overcoming Celebrity Obsession

Author: Diane Saks
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9781450228480
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Upon understanding why the fan was obsessed in the first place, the journey through Phase 2 begins. This is the dark part of the fans life that the fan used the favorite celebrity to escape from.

Sinophone Studies

Author: Shu-mei Shih
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231157517
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It is clear, then, that the all-too-familiar “obsession with China,” which has been a
key disposition in the work of Chinese intellectuals in the twentieth century,
remains at work here with undiminished intensity.12 is obsession, which is so
profoundly inscribed in the psychic structure of a wounded Chinese civi-
lizationalism, “privileges China's problems as uniquely Chinese, which lays
absolute claim to the loyalty of Chinese in all parts of the world.”13 According to
Leo Ou-fan Lee, who ...