Stuff : compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things
- Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee.
- Boston [Mass.]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.
- Physical description
- 290 p. ; 24 cm.
Law Library (Crown)
RC533 .F76 2010
- Unknown RC533 .F76 2010
- Includes bibliographical references (p. -290).
- 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
- Avoiding the agony
- You haven't got a clue
- A tree with too many branches : genetics and the brain
- A packrat in the family
- But it's mine! : hoarding in children
- Having, being, and hoarding.
- With vivid portraits that show us the traits by which you can identify a hoarder, Frost and Steketee explain the causes and outline the often ineffective treatments for the disorder while illuminating the pull that possessions exert on all of us.
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- Compulsive hoarding and the meaning of things