Hikikomori : adolescence without end / Saitō Tamaki ; translated by Jeffrey Angles.
- Saitō, Tamaki, 1961-
- , ©2013
About this work
Minneapolis ; London : University of Minnesota Press, , ©2013.
xix, 192 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
"First published in Japan in 1998 by PHP Institute, Inc. [as Shakaiteki hikikomori : owaranai shishunki]".
What is social withdrawal? -- The symptoms and development of social withdrawal -- Psychological ailments accompanying withdrawal -- Is social withdrawal a disease? -- Hikikomori systems -- Overcoming the desire to reason, preach, and argue -- Important information for the family -- The general progress of treatment -- In daily life -- The sadness behind violence in the household -- Treatment and returning to society -- The social pathology of withdrawal.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-187) and index.
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineUT.26 Open shelves