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Culture and addiction

Culture and addiction

some reflections from the Puerto Rican perspective.

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Published by s.n. in [Puerto Rico? .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Puerto Rico.
    • Subjects:
    • Drug abuse -- Puerto Rico.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCM 98/13853 (H)
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 leaves ;
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL449943M
      LC Control Number98164107

      Shelf Addiction is dedicated to feeding your Book Nerd, TV Junkie, and Movie Fanatic addictions! The Shelf Addiction Podcast Network is home of the Shelf Addiction Podcast, The Recap! The Walking Dead, The Pop Culture Pod, and more! This guide examines addiction and recovery as a cultural phenomenon and describes the cultural aspects, organization, key cultural roles, and milestones that most addicts share. It examines how to move clients out of their drug-using culture into a new world .

      Addiction is a complex psychological symptom. Remember that the physical aspect of drug addictions is easily treatable and not the reason for continued repetition of the behavior, even after. Addiction Entertainment Culture and Addiction Our way of life promotes addiction. Posted SHARE. TWEET. EMAIL. In my book Caught in Play.

        Jamison helps us think about addiction as a disease rather than a moral failure. She also raises the sociocultural dimensions of how society views addiction, respectfully acknowledging the insight of Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, that it is primarily people of color whom we jail for drug cites the poignant example of Billie Holiday, traumatized by sexual abuse at. Addiction: A Disease of the Soul? Making Mindful Choices in a Drinking Culture,” the winner of the Best Book Award for women’s health, Medicating Addiction.


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