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Drug Use and Addiction
A review of the impetus behind drug use and addiction.
# 111007 | 2,863 words | 8 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Jan 05, 2009 in Medical and Health (Drugs) , Psychology (Alcohol and Drugs)


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Description:

This research paper reviews and examines various studies regarding the phenomenology of drug abuse and addiction in order to gain insight and understanding as to the forces that drive abusive and addictive behavior.

Outline:
Introduction
The Sociology, Psychology and Physiology of Addiction
The Grips of Addiction

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Ammerman, R. T., Ott, P. J., & Tarter, R. E. (Eds.). (1999). Prevention and Societal Impact of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. Retrieved February 28, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=57300683
  • Changeux, J. (1998). Drug Use and Abuse. Daedalus, 127(2), 145+. Retrieved February 28, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5001347452
  • Crabbe, J. C. (2002). Genetic Contributions to Addiction. 435+. Retrieved February 28, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5000597893
  • Degrandpre, R., & Bickel, W. K. (1993). Stimulus Control and Drug Dependence. The Psychological Record, 43(4), 650+. Retrieved February 28, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5001675295
  • Kandel, D. B. (Ed.). (2002). Stages and Pathways of Drug Involvement: Examining the Gateway Hypothesis. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. Retrieved February 28, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=105436103

Cite this Research Paper:

APA Format

Drug Use and Addiction (2009, January 05) Retrieved October 25, 2014, from http://www.academon.com/research-paper/drug-use-and-addiction-111007/

MLA Format

"Drug Use and Addiction" 05 January 2009. Web. 25 October. 2014. <http://www.academon.com/research-paper/drug-use-and-addiction-111007/>

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