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Self-concept and drug addiction

Richard A. Lindblad

Self-concept and drug addiction

a controlled study of white middle socioeconomic status addicts

by Richard A. Lindblad

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Office of Program Development and Analysis, National Institute on Drug Abuse, for sale by Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Rockville, Md, Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Drug addicts -- United States.,
    • Youth -- Drug use -- United States.,
    • Self-perception.,
    • Drug abuse -- Forecasting.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 53-59.

      Statementby Richard A. Lindblad.
      SeriesTechnical paper - National Institute on Drug Abuse, DHEW publication ; no. (ADM) 77-474, Technical paper (National Institute on Drug Abuse), DHEW publication ;, no. (ADM) 77-474.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5825 .L48
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 74 p. ;
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4691771M
      LC Control Number77603412

      Drug Addiction and Poverty: Understanding the Connection. There is a long-standing belief that drug addiction and poverty go hand in hand. It is harder to believe that someone who doesn’t have a job or has little income can afford the expense of addiction. In some cases, addiction causes poverty, rather than the other way around. In a book sure to inspire controversy, Gene Heyman argues that conventional wisdom about addiction—that it is a disease, a compulsion beyond conscious control—is wrong. Drawing on psychiatric epidemiology, addicts’ autobiographies, treatment studies, and advances in behavioral economics, Heyman makes a powerful case that addiction is voluntary.4/5(2).

        Drug Abuse: Concepts, Prevention, and Cessation serves as a comprehensive source of information on the topography of, causes of, and solutions to drug problems. The text covers conceptual issues regarding definitions of drug use, misuse, abuse, and dependence. Importantly, the text addresses a variety of theoretical bases currently applied to the development of prevention and . In addition to PHS, the Rockefeller Institute supported drug research. In , the institute created the Bureau of Social Hygiene to study social problems generally and criminology in particular, and by the time the bureau was disbanded in , 32 papers and books on addiction had been published with its support (Eddy, ).

      Drugs and the Future presents 13 reviews collected to present the new advances in all areas of addiction research, including knowledge gained from mapping the human genome, the improved understanding of brain pathways and functions that are stimulated by addictive drugs, experimental and clinical psychology approaches to addiction and treatment. Free printable Self-esteem Worksheets Drug And Addiction download. Choose Worksheets from our site and download or print it for free.


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