Readings: Pharmaceuticals & Drugs

  • Peter Conrad, The Medicalization of Society. On the Transformation of Human Conditions into Treatable Disorders (2007)
  • Adrianna Petryna, Andrew Lakoff, and Arthur Kleinman, Global Pharmaceuticals: Ethics, Markets, Practices. (2006)
  • Nicolas Rasmussen, On Speed: The Many Lives of Amphetamine (2008)
  • David J. Rothman and Sheila M. Rothman, The Pursuit of Perfection: The Promise and Perils of Medical Enhancement (2003)
  • Andrea Tone and Elizabeth Siegel Watkins, eds., Medicating Modern America: Prescription Drugs in History (2007)