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By Irene Glasser

ISBN-10: 1577665589

ISBN-13: 9781577665588

it's approximately most unlikely to debate alcohol, tobacco, and medication with out making use of our personal cultural prism. In a concise, non-technical demeanour, Glasser combines her personal examine with that of others to teach the significance of removal cultural biases to discover an important understandings approximately substance use and misuse. Ethnographic examples elucidate the various meanings of alcohol, tobacco, and medication worldwide in addition to the mental and physiological results in their use. Glasser applies anthropological learn equipment in her exam of therapy and restoration and uncovers why a few courses are better than others. The book’s specialize in tradition and the way it impacts people’s relationships to mind-altering ingredients, including hands-on actions on the finish of every bankruptcy, will generate new realizations and open doorways for extra exploration.

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By Irene Glasser

ISBN-10: 1577665589

ISBN-13: 9781577665588

it's approximately most unlikely to debate alcohol, tobacco, and medication with out making use of our personal cultural prism. In a concise, non-technical demeanour, Glasser combines her personal examine with that of others to teach the significance of removal cultural biases to discover an important understandings approximately substance use and misuse. Ethnographic examples elucidate the various meanings of alcohol, tobacco, and medication worldwide in addition to the mental and physiological results in their use. Glasser applies anthropological learn equipment in her exam of therapy and restoration and uncovers why a few courses are better than others. The book’s specialize in tradition and the way it impacts people’s relationships to mind-altering ingredients, including hands-on actions on the finish of every bankruptcy, will generate new realizations and open doorways for extra exploration.

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