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Fears & phobias medical & psychological guidebook for reference & research by Andrew S. Zunotto

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Published by Abbe Publishers Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fear -- Bibliography.,
  • Fear -- Periodicals -- Indexes.,
  • Phobias -- Bibliography.,
  • Phobias -- Periodicals -- Indexes.,
  • Fear -- indexes.,
  • Phobic Disorders -- indexes.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 102-147.

Other titlesFears and phobias.
StatementAndrew S. Zunotto.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ6665.7.F42 Z86 1985, RC535 Z86 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination150 p. ;
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3186444M
ISBN 100881641626, 0881641634
LC Control Number83046114

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Fear: Trump in the White House is a non-fiction book by American journalist Bob Woodward about the presidency of Donald Trump. The book was released on Septem Woodward based the book on hundreds of hours of interviews with members of the Trump : Bob Woodward. When fears last beyond the expected age, it might be a sign that someone is overly fearful, worried, or anxious. People whose fears are too intense or last too long might need help and support to overcome them. Phobias. A phobia is an intense fear reaction to a particular thing or a situation. The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe (from Greek φόβος phobos, "fear") occur in technical usage in psychiatry to construct words that describe irrational, abnormal, unwarranted, persistent, or disabling fear as a mental disorder (e.g. agoraphobia), in chemistry to describe chemical aversions (e.g. hydrophobic), in biology to describe. A list of every fear known to man! Leave a comment to let me know about what phobia you have! I'm really curious.

Shakespeare’s play about the doomed romance of two teenagers from feuding families is the most famous love story ever performed around , Romeo and Juliet has been adapted as a ballet, an opera, the musical West Side Story, and a dozen Romeo and Juliet here, with side-by-side No Fear translations into modern English. Batophobia- Fear of heights or being close to high buildings. Batrachophobia- Fear of amphibians, such as frogs, newts, salamanders, etc. Belonephobia- Fear of pins and needles. (Aichmophobia) Bibliophobia- Fear of books. Blennophobia- Fear of slime. Bogyphobia- Fear of bogeys or the bogeyman. Botanophobia- Fear of Size: 31KB. A phobia is a distinct fear or anxiety about a specific object or situation, according to the DSMIt consistently provokes fear or causes distress, and the sufferer endures it with discomfort or.   Topics covered range from the etiology of fear to clinical syndromes such as agoraphobic syndrome, animal phobias, social phobias, illness phobias, and obsessive phobias. Comprised of four chapters, this book begins with an overview of the historical aspects of phobias and the components of phobias, followed by a discussion on the etiology of Edition: 1.