Hooked: Five Addicts Challenge Our Misguided Drug Rehab System

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Product Details

Price
$21.95
Publisher
New Press
Publish Date
Pages
320
Dimensions
5.9 X 0.9 X 9.0 inches | 0.95 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781565847798
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About the Author

Lonny Shavelson is a writer, photojournalist, and physician whose articles and photographs have appeared in the New York Times, People, Newsweek, Los Angeles Times, Mother Jones, and many other publications. He is also the author of A Chosen Death, and lives in Berkeley, California.

Reviews

"An essential look at an all-too-real problem." San Francisco Chronicle
"A sensitive reflection on the public and private impact of drug-abuse programs." Booklist
"Shavelson has provided a valuable service. . . . He has given those entrapped in a web of addiction, poverty, homelessness, mental illness, and uncoordinated care a face and a voice." Journal of the American Medical Association
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"An essential look at an all-too-real problem." --San Francisco Chronicle

"A sensitive reflection on the public and private impact of drug-abuse programs." --Booklist

"Shavelson has provided a valuable service. . . . He has given those entrapped in a web of addiction, poverty, homelessness, mental illness, and uncoordinated care a face and a voice." --Journal of the American Medical Association