The Stress of Life

The Stress of Life

Hans Selye is the author of 33 books, including The Stress of Life; From Dream to Discovery: On Being a Scientist (1964) and Stress without Distress (1974).

Selye wrote The Stress of Life in 1956. This is the revised and updated version.

The Stress of Life divides into five main parts:

The Discovery of Stress; the Dissection of Stress; the Diseases of Adaptation; Sketch for a Unified Theory and Implications and Applications.

A classic book by the scientist who introduced and developed the stress concept.

516 pages; McGraw-Hill; 2nd edition (March 1, 1978); 1st edition: New York: McGraw-Hill, 1956.

AUTHOR: Hans Selye

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