Approaching Addiction (Reading Group)

17 February 2010, 12:15 - 14:00

CRASSH 17 Mill Lane

To access the Readings please contact Dr R Barnett

Thomas Szasz, The Role of the Counterphobic Mechanism in Addiction in Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, (1958) 6: 309-325.

Darin Weinberg, On the Embodiment of Addiction in Body & Society (2002) Vol.8 No.4: 1-19.

Scott Vrecko, Folk Neurology and the Remarking of Identity in Reflections: Science in the Cultural Context (2006) Vol.6 No.6: 300-303.

Richard DeGrandpre, The cult of pharmacology: how America became the world's most troubled drug culture
(2006), chapter 1 Mama Coca pp3-33. 

 

 

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