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- Granta Publications 2013; US$ 13.32
A drug panic. Murder. Terrifying and mysterious black and Chinese immigrants. Dope Kings. Jazz. War. An actress dead of an overdose. Dope Girls is about the transformation of drug use into a national menace. It revolves around the death in 1918, in the last furious stages of the First World War, of Billie Carleton, a West End-musical actress. Its cast... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 158.00
This book provides a candid insight into the lives of individuals who are addicted to heroin and other opiates. The processes of obtaining and using drugs are explored within the wider context of personal biographies and daily routines. Key issues considered include childhood experiences, crime and violence, housing situations, family relationships,... more...
- Ebury Publishing 2011; US$ 15.98
Searching for the ultimate stimulant? Something you can have on the bus in the morning or in the ambient comfort of your own home? The latest User's Guide - a totally natural and controlled experience - is just what you've been looking for. It contains everything you always wanted to know about drugs but were afraid to ask: The history of recreational... more...
- SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 32.00
The Gambling Addiction Patient Workbook is a patient workbook intended to walk the client through the recovery process of gambling addiction. It is an evidence-based program using treatments including motivational enhancement, cognitive-behavioral therapy, skills training, medication and 12-step facilitation and walks clients through self-reflective... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2004; US$ 15.95
At the age of 23, James Frey woke up on a plane to find his front teeth knocked out and his nose broken. He had no idea where the plane was headed nor any recollection of the past two weeks. An alcoholic for ten years and a crack addict for three, he checked into a treatment facility shortly after landing. There he was told he could either stop using... more...
- SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 76.00
Perspectives on Addiction presents a comprehensive, rigorous, and reflective overview of the complex and controversial field of chemical dependency. It is designed for students and clinicians who come in contact with and treat individuals and families struggling with the causes and consequences of substance use disorders. more...
- SAGE Publications 2015; US$ 74.00
Perspectives on Substance Use, Disorders and Addiction, Second Edition , is a philosophical and clinical text that suggests new ways to think about the relationships, enjoyment, and troubles with substances of pleasure. The book is designed for students and clinicians who come in contact with and treat individuals and families struggling with the... more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 114.99
In recent years, British drug policy has undergone a transformation: tackling 'drug-driven' crime through criminal justice interventions has arguably become the central priority and focus. The 'criminal justice turn', as the authors refer to current UK drugs policy, is based on three simple and linked assumptions: drug-driven property... more...
- Aarhus University Press 2005; US$ 30.03
Hvorfor bliver nogle afhængige af rusmidler, mens andre ikke gør? Hvilken rolle spiller arv og miljø for udviklingen af afhængighed og misbrug? Er der tale om en sygdom? Er det samfundets skyld?Det er nogle af de spørgsmål, der belyses i denne bog. På baggrund af en omfattende gennemgang af litteraturen på området lægger Udvikling af misbrug og afhængighed... more...