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The street addict role

a theory of heroin addiction

by Richard C. Stephens

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Heroin abuse -- United States,
    • Drug addicts -- United States -- Psychology,
    • Drug abuse -- United States,
    • Social role -- United States,
    • Symbolic interactionism

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard C. Stephens.
      SeriesSUNY series, the new inequalities
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5825 .S743 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 223 p. ;
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1878839M
      ISBN 100791406199
      LC Control Number90039205


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