Principles of Addiction
Comprehensive Addictive Behaviors and Disorders, Volume 1Editor-in-Chief:
- Peter Miller, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
The volume provides a basic understanding of the definitional and diagnostic differences between use, abuse, and disorder. It describes in great detail the characteristics of these syndromes and various etiological models. Finally, it provides detailed descriptions of a variety of addictive behaviors and disorders and their similarities and differences. This volume is especially important in providing a basic introduction to the field as well as an in-depth review of our current understanding of the nature and process of addictive behaviors.
Hardbound, 958 Pages
Published: February 2013
Imprint: Academic Press
The nature of addiction, Alcohol and Drug Prevention, Adolescents and College Students, Types of addiction