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Addiction is a Way of Adapting to Dislocation: Historical Evidence

Bruce K. Alexander

in The Globalization of Addiction

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Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780199588718
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191768842 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199588718.003.0007
Addiction is a Way of Adapting to Dislocation: Historical Evidence

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Chapter 6 discusses addiction as a way of adaption to dislocation, and provides historical evidence from Canadian aboriginal peoples, and China.

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Subjects: Psychiatry ; Pharmacology ; Addiction Medicine

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