Attention Deficit Disorder

(a Modern Times: Anthropology of Truths Project)

Common Knowledge / First Thoughts (assignment)


Sources (assignment)

"Paying Attention." Scientific American.

"Increased Medication Use in ADD: Regressive or Appropriate?" JAMA

"The Ritalin Controversy: What's Made This Drug's Opponents Hyperactive?" JAMA

The Leading Edge Research Homepage


Meng Weng Wong ADD page

Wired Magazine, "Interrupt Driven"

NIMH Pamphlet on ADD

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults

You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid Or Crazy?!

CH.A.D.D. Homepage

Success with Attention Deficit Disorder and Hyperactivity

Parents of Children With Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Biological Correlates of Learning and Attention


An Epidemic of ADD or a Matter of Overdiagnosis?

Cultures of Truth (assignment)