Time Magazine Contents Page

July 6, 1992 Vol. 140 No. 1

THE WEEK 16

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COVER: Pills for the Mind

Schizophrenia patients are being awakened from the long nightmare of madness by a remarkable drug. It is part of a new wave of medications that are enabling doctors to combat the most intractable mental illnesses and open a window on the mysterious world of human mood and emotion.

Lifting Depression

With modern drugs and psychotherapy, 9 out of 10 patients with depression can be helped. Surprisingly, the same set of drugs is proving useful in treating eating disorders, anxiety and other problems.

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RACE: The New Face of Hate

A Ku Klux...

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