Williamsburg Regional Library

The heart of addiction, Lance M. Dodes - alk. paper

Summary
"An eminent psychiatrist looks beneath the surface of alchoholism and other addictive behaviors to help people take control of their lives."
Table Of Contents
Time for a change -- The man who had no time -- A good woman -- The secret general -- I have to do something -- Hooked by the mind: physical and psychological addiction -- The genetics of alcoholism -- Myths of addiction -- When is abuse not addiction? -- The Internet, shopping, exercise: how can you tell if it is an addiction? -- Efforts to understand -- Puzzling cases -- Teens -- Couples -- When are compulsions addictions? -- The victors and the vanquished: compulsive gambling -- Sexual addiction -- Treatment
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
First edition.
Physical Description
x, 257 pages, 25 cm
Isbn
9780060198114

Library Locations

  • James City County Library

    7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
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