Ashgate Classics in Sociology

Ashgate Classics in Sociology

Series Editors:

This series is the successor to the Cardiff Classics in Medical Sociology, expanding its agenda to include reprints and revised editions of influential works across the discipline of sociology.

  • Identifying Hyperactive Children: The Medicalization of Deviant Behavior Expanded Edition book cover

    Identifying Hyperactive Children

    The Medicalization of Deviant Behavior Expanded Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Conrad

    This is a new and expanded edition of a classic case-study in the medicalization of ADHD, originally published in 1976. The book centres on an empirical study of the process of identifying hyperactive children, providing a perceptive and accessible introduction to the concepts and issues involved.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Ashgate Classics in Sociology