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The Resource In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction, Gabor Maté ; foreword by Peter Levine

In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction, Gabor Maté ; foreword by Peter Levine

Label
In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction
Title
In the realm of hungry ghosts
Title remainder
close encounters with addiction
Statement of responsibility
Gabor Maté ; foreword by Peter Levine
Title variation
Close encounters with addiction
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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Maté, Gabor
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Levine, Peter
  • ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Maté, Gabor
  • Substance abuse
  • Compulsive behavior
  • Addicts
  • Substance abuse
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Behavior, Addictive
  • Behavior, Addictive
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Label
In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction, Gabor Maté ; foreword by Peter Levine
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 450-476) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • You wouldn't believe my life story
  • Angela's grandfather
  • Pregnancy journal
  • Beethoven's birth room
  • There's got to be some light
  • Part II:
  • Physician, heal thyself
  • Takes one to know one
  • Twelve-step journal: April 5, 2006
  • Part III:
  • Foreword
  • A different state of the brain
  • What is addiction?
  • From Vietnam to "Rat Park": Do drugs cause addiction?
  • A different state of the brain
  • Through a needle, a warm, soft hug
  • Cocaine, dopamine, and candy bars: The incentive system in addiction
  • Like a child not released
  • Part IV:
  • How the addicted brain develops
  • Their brains never had a chance
  • Peter Levine
  • Trauma, stress, and the biology of addiction
  • It's not in the genes
  • Part V:
  • The addiction process and the addictive personality
  • "A void I'll do anything to avoid"
  • Too much time on external things: The addiction-prone personality
  • Poor substitutes for love: Behavioral addictions and their origins
  • Part VI:
  • Imagining humane reality: Beyond the war on drugs
  • The social roots of addiction
  • Hungry ghosts: The realm of addiction
  • Know thine enemy
  • "Ignorant fanaticism": The failed war on drugs
  • Freedom of choice and the choice of freedom ---
  • Toward an enlightened social policy on drugs
  • Reducing harm
  • Part VII:
  • The ecology of healing
  • The power of compassionate curiousity
  • The internal climate
  • The four steps, plus one
  • Part I:
  • Sobriety and the external milieu
  • A word to families, friends, and caregivers
  • There is nothing lost: Addiction and the spiritual quest
  • Appendix I:
  • Fallacies of adoption and twin studies
  • Appendix II:
  • A close link: Attention deficit disorder and addictions
  • Appendix III:
  • The prevention of addiction
  • Appendix IV:
  • Hellbound train
  • The twelve steps
  • The only home he's ever had
  • The lethal hold of drugs
  • The keys of paradise: Addiction as a flight from distress
Control code
ybp99990966712
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 495 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Limited to one user at a time
Isbn
9781583944202
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction, Gabor Maté ; foreword by Peter Levine
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 450-476) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • You wouldn't believe my life story
  • Angela's grandfather
  • Pregnancy journal
  • Beethoven's birth room
  • There's got to be some light
  • Part II:
  • Physician, heal thyself
  • Takes one to know one
  • Twelve-step journal: April 5, 2006
  • Part III:
  • Foreword
  • A different state of the brain
  • What is addiction?
  • From Vietnam to "Rat Park": Do drugs cause addiction?
  • A different state of the brain
  • Through a needle, a warm, soft hug
  • Cocaine, dopamine, and candy bars: The incentive system in addiction
  • Like a child not released
  • Part IV:
  • How the addicted brain develops
  • Their brains never had a chance
  • Peter Levine
  • Trauma, stress, and the biology of addiction
  • It's not in the genes
  • Part V:
  • The addiction process and the addictive personality
  • "A void I'll do anything to avoid"
  • Too much time on external things: The addiction-prone personality
  • Poor substitutes for love: Behavioral addictions and their origins
  • Part VI:
  • Imagining humane reality: Beyond the war on drugs
  • The social roots of addiction
  • Hungry ghosts: The realm of addiction
  • Know thine enemy
  • "Ignorant fanaticism": The failed war on drugs
  • Freedom of choice and the choice of freedom ---
  • Toward an enlightened social policy on drugs
  • Reducing harm
  • Part VII:
  • The ecology of healing
  • The power of compassionate curiousity
  • The internal climate
  • The four steps, plus one
  • Part I:
  • Sobriety and the external milieu
  • A word to families, friends, and caregivers
  • There is nothing lost: Addiction and the spiritual quest
  • Appendix I:
  • Fallacies of adoption and twin studies
  • Appendix II:
  • A close link: Attention deficit disorder and addictions
  • Appendix III:
  • The prevention of addiction
  • Appendix IV:
  • Hellbound train
  • The twelve steps
  • The only home he's ever had
  • The lethal hold of drugs
  • The keys of paradise: Addiction as a flight from distress
Control code
ybp99990966712
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 495 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Limited to one user at a time
Isbn
9781583944202
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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