Sleep Thieves

Sleep Thieves

An Eye-opening Exploration Into the Science and Mysteries of Sleep

Book - 1996
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In this examination of the facts and folklore of sleep, Stanley Coren provides evidence that we are becoming an increasingly sleep-deprived society, and that this condition is seriously affecting our work, posing a danger to ourselves and to others. He argues that the Exxon Valdez oil spill and the space-shuttle Challenger disaster were associated with people suffering from sleep deprivation. He also looks at some of the more subtle and insidious effects of sleep loss on our physical and mental health.
Publisher: New York : Free Press, c1996.
ISBN: 9780684831848
0684831848
9780684823041
0684823047
Characteristics: xi, 304 p. ;,25 cm.

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