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Research in Addiction

An Update (Psychiatry in Progressk Vol 2)

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Published by Hogrefe & Huber Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcoholism,
  • Clinical psychology,
  • Drug addiction & substance abuse,
  • Substance Dependence,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • therapy,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Substance Abuse

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDieter Naber (Editor), C. N. Stefanis (Editor), Hanns Hippius (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8213308M
    ISBN 100889371342
    ISBN 109780889371347

    Bruce K. Alexander's Globalization of Addiction Website: Global society is drowning in addiction to drug use and a thousand other habits. This is because people around the world, rich and poor alike, are being torn from the close ties to family, culture, and traditional spirituality that constituted the normal fabric of life in pre-modern times.


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