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Schaler, Jeffrey. 2010. “DRUGS, CONSCIOUSNESS, &Amp; HUMAN FULFILLMENT”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course examines accurate versus inaccurate definitions of addiction. The course reviews empirical evidence supporting the idea that people use drugs to change their perception of themselves and the world for existential and psychological reasons; not necessarily for chemical or biological reasons. We will investigate the scientific validity of the...

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Alcohol and Drugs
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College 200

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