Evolution of Addiction

Evolution of Addiction

Author: Jack McIntyre
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Introduction to Psychology

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A 5 minute overview of how addiction (alcoholism, drug abuse, substance abuse) has evolved from a moral model, to a disease model, to a maladaptive behavior model, and how our understanding of addiction is influenced by media, professional groups and for-profit industries.

Source: Jack.McIntyre@Capella.edu

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Source: Jack.McIntyre@Capella.edu