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Author Velez-Mitchell, Jane.

Title Addict nation : an intervention for America / Jane Velez-Mitchell and Sandra Mohr.

Imprint Deerfield Beach, FL : Health Communications, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    362.1968 VEL    Available
Description viii, 326 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The stuffers: addicted to consumption -- The pharmers: addicted to pharmaceuticals -- The cybers: addicted to tech -- The stargazers: addicted to celebrity -- The players: addicted to sex -- The bloodlusters: addicted to crime -- The punishers: addicted to incarceration -- The breeders: addicted to procreation -- The gluttons: addicted to food -- The scrubbers: addicted to cleanliness -- The mongers: addicted to war -- The sobers: emotional sobriety.
Summary Presents a view of the world from the perspective of a recovering addict, showing readers how to resist the addictions that take away Americans' freedoms.
Subject Compulsive behavior.
Added Author Mohr, Sandra.
ISBN 9780757315459 (hbk.)
0757315453 (hbk.)

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