Table of Contents for My Age of Anxiety : Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind


Part I The Riddle of Anxiety
One The Nature of Anxiety
3(29)
Two What Do We Talk About When We Talk About Anxiety?
32(33)
Part II A History of My Nervous Stomach
Three A Rumbling in the Belly
65(31)
Four Performance Anxiety
96(55)
Part III Drugs
Five "A Sack of Enzymes"
151(28)
Six A Brief History of Panic; or, How Drugs Created a New Disorder
179(21)
Seven Medication and the Meaning of Anxiety
200(29)
Part IV Nurture Versus Nature
Eight Separation Anxiety
229(33)
Nine Worriers and Warriors: The Genetics of Anxiety
262(33)
Ten Ages of Anxiety
295(18)
Part V Redemption and Resilience
Eleven Redemption
313(15)
Twelve Resilience
328(11)
Acknowledgments 339(4)
Notes 343(22)
Bibliography 365(20)
Index 385