Nebraska Authors

Nancy C. Andreasen

AKA: Nancy Coover

Born 1938 Lincoln, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Cambridge, MA
Iowa City, IA

Author Of

  • Nonfiction




BA, 1958, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
MA, 1959, Radcliffe College, Cambridge, MA
PhD, 1963, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Doctorate of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA


Professor of Psychiatry

Places Worked

Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1960-61
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1962-63
University of Iowa, 1963-


Menninger Award 1973


John Donne: Conservative Revolutionary. 1966.
Understanding Mental Illness: A Layman's Guide. 1974.
The Broken Brain: The Biological Revolution in American Psychiatry. 1984.
Can Schizophrenia Be Located in the Brain? 1986.
Brain Imaging. 1989.
Schizophrenia. 1990.
Introductory Text to Psychiatry. 1990.
Brave New Brain. 2001.

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