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Title Critical perspectives on addiction / edited by Julie Netherland
Published Bingley : Emerald, 2012


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Description xxv, 243 pages ; 24 cm
Series Advances in medical sociology ; volume 14
Advances in medical sociology ; volume 14
Contents Contents note continued: Into the Light: Evangelical Rehab and the Seduction of New Life / Jack Atmore -- pt. IV LOSING CONTROL - THE EXPANSION OF ̀ADDICTION' AND ITS IMPLICATIONS -- Making Addicts of the Fat: Obesity, Psychiatry and the ̀Fatties Anonymous' Model of Self-Help Weight Loss in the Post-War United States / Nicolas Rasmussen -- "I Just Couldn't Keep It in Control Anymore:" Weight Loss Surgery, Food Addiction, and Anti-Fat Stigma / Zoe Meleo-Erwin
Machine generated contents note: pt. I THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES AND THE (BIO)MEDICALIZATION OF ADDICTION -- Medicalization and Biomedicalization: Does the Diseasing of Addiction Fit the Frame? / Nancy D. Campbell -- De-Medicalizing Addiction: Toward Biocultural Understandings / Kerwin Kaye -- Pharmaceutical Incursion on Cigarette Smoking at the Birth of the Brain Disease Model of Addiction / Mark Elam -- pt. II ADDICTION INTERVENTION - RACE AND THE SHAPING OF ADDICTS -- Two Tiers of Biomedicalization: Methadone, Buprenorphine, and the Racial Politics of Addiction Treatment / Samuel K. Roberts -- Intervention: Reality TV, Whiteness, and Narratives of Addiction / Jessie Daniels -- pt. III PUNISHING THE SICK AND SAVING THE LOST - ADDICTION AND SOCIAL CONTROL -- Drawing the Line at Drinking for Two: Governmentality, Biopolitics, and Risk in State Legislation on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders / Deborah A. Potter --
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Compulsive behavior -- Etiology.
Author Netherland, Julie.
ISBN 1780529309 (hbk.)
9781780529301 (hbk.)