Panic between the lips: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and ritalin
Miller, T. (2008) Panic between the lips: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and ritalin. In: Krinsky, C., (ed.) Moral Panics Over Contemporary Children and Youth. Ashgate Publishing Limited, pp. 143-165.
The following quotation does not come from some loopy Foucauldian, social constructionist, or risk sociologist, but a pro-Ritalin clinician: "Within the last few years scientific studies have shown...that ADHD probably is not primarily a disorder of paying attention but one of self-regulation; how the self comes to manage itself within the larger realm of social behaviour" (Barkley 1995, viii)...
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