Addiction / Christina Fisanick, book editor

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Subjects: Substance abuse--Juvenile literature
Substance abuse--Treatment--Juvenile literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Published: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2009
Series: Opposing viewpoints series
Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
LC Classification: H, HV
Physical Description: 228 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Authors: Fisanick, Christina
Notes: LCCN: 2008053997
ISBN: 9780737743524 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0737743522 (hardcover)
ISBN: 9780737743517 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0737743514 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: An operational definition of addiction / Howard J. Schaffer -- Addiction is a choice, not a disease / Dale Netherton -- Addiction is a disease, not a choice / Kevin T. McCauley -- Online game playing can be addictive / John G. Messerly -- Online game players are often mislabeled as addicts / Nick Yee -- Marijuana can be addictive / Stanton Peele -- Marijuana use rarely leads to addiction / Robert Volkman -- Teaching children how to drink responsibly will prevent addiction / Nan Einarson -- A zero-tolerance policy for teens will prevent alcohol abuse and addiction / Teen Drug Rehab Treatment Centers -- Random drug testing can prevent student drug abuse / Joseph R. McKinney -- Random drug testing cannot prevent student drug abuse / Ryan Grim -- Smoking bans help reduce tobacco addiction / Daniel B. Wood -- Smoking bans will not reduce tobacco addiction / Joe Jackson -- Increasing dependence on online communication helps relationships / Rae Hoffman -- Increasing dependence on online communication hurts relationships / Diane K. Danielson -- Pornography addiction can lead to violence against women / Daniel Weiss -- Pornography is not addictive and does not lead to violence against women / Daniel Linz -- Alcoholics Anonymous can save a marriage / Michigan Dental Association (MDA) -- Alcoholics Anonymous can challenge a marriage / Mary Barrett -- Drug clinics are effective at treating heroin addiction / Barry Nelson -- Drug clinics are not effective at treating all opiate addictions / Jean Sparks-Carreker -- Rehab centers can cure addicts / Sarah Ewing -- Medical rehab centers cannot cure addicts / Anna B. Reisman -- Group approaches are effective at breaking addiction to alcohol / Dirk Hanson
OCLC Number: 262429614
ISBN/ISSN: 9780737743524