The Resource Addiction, Christina Fisanick, book editor

Addiction, Christina Fisanick, book editor

Label
Addiction
Title
Addiction
Statement of responsibility
Christina Fisanick, book editor
Title variation
Addiction : opposing viewpoints
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.29
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4998
LC item number
.A343 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Fisanick, Christina
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Substance abuse
  • Substance abuse
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Addiction, Christina Fisanick, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Why consider opposing viewpoints? -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: What Is Addiction? -- Chapter preface -- 1: Operational definition of addiction / Howard J Schaffer -- 2: Addiction is a choice, not a disease / Dale Netherton -- 3: Addiction is a disease, not a choice / Kevin T McCauley -- 4: Online game playing can be addictive / John G Messerly -- 5: Online game players are often mislabeled as addicts / Nick Yee -- 6: Marijuana can be addictive / Stanton Peele -- 7: Marijuana use rarely leads to addiction / Robert Volkman -- Periodical bibliography -- Chapter 2: How Can Addictions Be Prevented? -- Chapter preface -- 1: Teaching children how to drink responsibly will prevent addiction / Nan Einarson -- 2: Zero-tolerance policy for teens will prevent alcohol abuse and addiction / Teen Drug Rehab Treatment Centers -- 3: Random drug testing can prevent student drug abuse / Joseph R McKinney -- 4: Random drug testing cannot prevent student drug abuse / Ryan Grim -- 5: Smoking bans help reduce tobacco addiction / Daniel B Wood -- 6: Smoking bans will not reduce tobacco addiction / Joe Jackson -- Periodical bibliography -- Chapter 3: How Do Addictions Affect Relationships? -- Chapter preface -- 1: Increasing dependence on online communication helps relationships / Rae Hoffman -- 2: Increasing dependence on online communication hurts relationships / Diane K Danielson -- 3: Pornography addiction can lead to violence against women / Daniel Weiss -- 4: Pornography is not addictive and does not lead to violence against women / Daniel Linz -- 5: Alcoholics Anonymous can save a marriage / Michigan Dental Association (MDA) -- 6: Alcoholics Anonymous can challenge a marriage / Mary Barrett -- Periodical bibliography -- Chapter 4: How Can Addictions Be Treated? -- Chapter preface -- 1: Drug clinics are effective at treating heroin addiction / Barry Nelson -- 2: Drug clinics are not effective at treating all opiate addictions / Jean Sparks-Carreker -- 3: Rehab centers can cure addicts / Sarah Ewing -- 4: Medical rehab centers cannot cure addicts / Anna B Reisman -- 5: Group approaches are effective at breaking addiction to alcohol / Dirk Hanson -- Periodical bibliography -- For further discussion -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography of books -- Index
Control code
ocn262429614
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780737743517
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008053997
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1123346
  • (OCoLC)262429614
Label
Addiction, Christina Fisanick, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Why consider opposing viewpoints? -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: What Is Addiction? -- Chapter preface -- 1: Operational definition of addiction / Howard J Schaffer -- 2: Addiction is a choice, not a disease / Dale Netherton -- 3: Addiction is a disease, not a choice / Kevin T McCauley -- 4: Online game playing can be addictive / John G Messerly -- 5: Online game players are often mislabeled as addicts / Nick Yee -- 6: Marijuana can be addictive / Stanton Peele -- 7: Marijuana use rarely leads to addiction / Robert Volkman -- Periodical bibliography -- Chapter 2: How Can Addictions Be Prevented? -- Chapter preface -- 1: Teaching children how to drink responsibly will prevent addiction / Nan Einarson -- 2: Zero-tolerance policy for teens will prevent alcohol abuse and addiction / Teen Drug Rehab Treatment Centers -- 3: Random drug testing can prevent student drug abuse / Joseph R McKinney -- 4: Random drug testing cannot prevent student drug abuse / Ryan Grim -- 5: Smoking bans help reduce tobacco addiction / Daniel B Wood -- 6: Smoking bans will not reduce tobacco addiction / Joe Jackson -- Periodical bibliography -- Chapter 3: How Do Addictions Affect Relationships? -- Chapter preface -- 1: Increasing dependence on online communication helps relationships / Rae Hoffman -- 2: Increasing dependence on online communication hurts relationships / Diane K Danielson -- 3: Pornography addiction can lead to violence against women / Daniel Weiss -- 4: Pornography is not addictive and does not lead to violence against women / Daniel Linz -- 5: Alcoholics Anonymous can save a marriage / Michigan Dental Association (MDA) -- 6: Alcoholics Anonymous can challenge a marriage / Mary Barrett -- Periodical bibliography -- Chapter 4: How Can Addictions Be Treated? -- Chapter preface -- 1: Drug clinics are effective at treating heroin addiction / Barry Nelson -- 2: Drug clinics are not effective at treating all opiate addictions / Jean Sparks-Carreker -- 3: Rehab centers can cure addicts / Sarah Ewing -- 4: Medical rehab centers cannot cure addicts / Anna B Reisman -- 5: Group approaches are effective at breaking addiction to alcohol / Dirk Hanson -- Periodical bibliography -- For further discussion -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography of books -- Index
Control code
ocn262429614
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780737743517
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008053997
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1123346
  • (OCoLC)262429614

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