The Addictive Behaviors

By Howard J Shaffer, Barry Stimmel

© 1984 – Routledge

182 pages

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Hardback: 9780866562430
pub: 1983-12-31
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About the Book

Thoroughly examines the natural history and social etiology of addictive behaviors.

Table of Contents

Contents EDITORIAL: The Natural History and Social Ecology of Addictive Behaviors

  • A Strategy for the Biological Assessment of Addiction
  • Diagnosis in the Addictions 1: Conceptual Problems
  • Causal Factors in Onset of Adolescents’ Cigarette Smoking: A Prospective Study of Urban Black Youth
  • Caffeine: A Potential Drug of Abuse
  • Methadone Maintenance: Past, Present, and Future
  • Implications of Models for Recovery from Alcoholism
  • Controlled Opiate Use: Fact or Artifact?
  • Addiction Relapse
  • Addictions Paradigms Ill: From Theory-Research to Practice and Back
  • SELECTIVE Guide to Current Reference Sources on Topics Discussed in This Issue
  • Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED072000
MEDICAL / Pharmacy
PSY010000
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychotherapy / Counseling
PSY038000
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Addiction
SOC025000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Work