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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
Summary
Looks at the phenomenon of drug addiction, examining its physical and psychological causes, as well as the author's experiences of the impact that it has on the patients at his urban Vancouver clinic
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Maté, Gabor
Dewey number
616.89009711/33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5000.C2
LC item number
M38 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2011 H-680
  • WM 270
NLM item number
M425i 2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Levine, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maté, Gabor
  • Substance abuse
  • Compulsive behavior
  • Addicts
  • Substance abuse
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
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Label
In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction, Gabor Maté ; foreword by Peter Levine
Instantiates
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Peter Levine -- Hungry ghosts: The realm of addiction -- Hellbound train -- Physician, heal thyself -- A different state of the brain -- How the addicted brain develops -- The addiction process and the addictive personality -- Imagining humane reality: Beyond the war on drugs -- The ecology of healing -- 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: The twelve steps
Control code
ocn461256205
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 495 pages
Isbn
9781556438806
Lccn
2009045057
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
616.86 M414 ; XX-N ; [A18BP162, #26, 5@17.95, LAP/ ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 461256205
  • (OCoLC)461256205
Label
In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction, Gabor Maté ; foreword by Peter Levine
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Peter Levine -- Hungry ghosts: The realm of addiction -- Hellbound train -- Physician, heal thyself -- A different state of the brain -- How the addicted brain develops -- The addiction process and the addictive personality -- Imagining humane reality: Beyond the war on drugs -- The ecology of healing -- 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: The twelve steps
Control code
ocn461256205
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 495 pages
Isbn
9781556438806
Lccn
2009045057
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
616.86 M414 ; XX-N ; [A18BP162, #26, 5@17.95, LAP/ ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 461256205
  • (OCoLC)461256205

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