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6 edition of Hooked on Heroin found in the catalog.

Hooked on Heroin

Drugs and Drifters in a Globalized World

by Philip Lalander

  • 341 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug addiction & substance abuse,
  • Sweden,
  • Self-Help,
  • Norrkoping,
  • Social Science,
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - Drug Dependence,
  • Sociology,
  • Subculture,
  • General,
  • Psychopathology - Addiction,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Heroin abuse,
  • Heroin habit,
  • Norrkèoping

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8623559M
    ISBN 101859737676
    ISBN 109781859737675

      Hooked: When Addiction Hits Home. Jenny dealt with the stress by forgiving her mom—over and over and over again. This collection of ten true stories is based on interviews with people who, in their youth, lived with an addicted parent or sibling/5(40).   Heroin, morphine, and other opiates trace their origins to a single plant—the opium poppy. Opium has been used both recreationally and as a .

      An autobiographical account, penned by Sixx in and titled The Heroin Diaries, explicitly recounts the day-to-day activities from to of a man in the deepest throws of cocaine and heroin addiction. The book culminates with a nearly fatal heroin overdose, during which Sixx was declared legally dead by doctors before being revived. Since its creation in under President Harry Truman, the CIA has been credited with a number of far-fetched operations. While some were proven - the infamous LSD mind-control experiments of.

      Saxophonist Charlie “Bird” Parker, born Aug , in Kansas City, Kans., tried heroin for the first time at Soon, “strangers began showing up at his house, and various items of.   On Books Table Talk hooked on heroin by Maple Grove mom. Their shared interests included a heroin habit that left the year-old so addicted she was hospitalized for drug withdrawal last.


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Lalander's in-depth investigation overturns many of the stereotypes associated with heroin use. Accessible and gripping, Hooked on Heroin brings a disturbing reality closer to home and shows how global and local practices are intimately : Philip Lalander.

Richard Webster, 49, was "bright and showed so much promise" as a child, but began to take drugs from the age of 15, becoming hooked on heroin at 17 and serving time in prison.

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These drugs are sometimes referred to as narcotics. Heroin sold on the street can have several nicknames, including smack, dope and horse. The scientific name for heroin, which is derived from morphine, is diacetylmorphine. In the late s, Fehintola planned on publishing a book showing the most desperate aspects of Bradford, in Northern England.

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About Hooked on Heroin. Alarmingly, heroin is growing in popularity amongst young people. This is despite the fact that it is - more than any other drug - associated with failure, death, misery and poverty. This book explores why people are tempted by heroin and how globalization has played a key role in increasing the number of abusers.

How John Lennon became 'mesmerized' by Yoko Ono after she relentlessly pursued him - popping up everywhere he went including the Indian Himalayas, got him hooked on heroin. Hooked on Heroin: Drugs and Drifters in a Globalized World by Philip Lalander, Paperback | Barnes & Noble® Alarmingly, heroin is growing in popularity amongst young people.

This is despite the fact that it is - more than any other drug - associated with failure, Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: Philip Lalander. What happens is, there's all this heroin in the theater of war in southeast Asia, a lot of troops are getting hooked, famously they all start bringing this heroin back and heroin really starts.

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By John DiConsiglio. Grades. 6–8, 9– By John DiConsiglio. For a Baltimore teen, one experience with heroin led to a living nightmare. © GoodShoot/SuperStock.

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"HOOKED!" () Comic book about heroin abuse. Briefly distributed (from May to July ) at NYC methadone clinics.- newly discovered use of HOOKED in the Principia Discordia - other things on - (see also) TRAPPED.

- RSS Feed. I was now using heroin, a $ a day habit, to feel normal. - Michael D., in recovery from heroin and other drugs Understanding Heroin. Heroin is a highly addictive painkiller synthesized from morphine, which comes from the seeds of the poppy plant. Because poppy plants are used to make opium, any drugs derived from them are considered opiates.

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Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. ” that’s how getting hooked on junk is. After importation, drug dealers cut, or dilute, the heroin (1 part heroin to 9 to 99 parts dilutor) with sugars, starch, or powdered milk before selling it to addicts; quinine is also added to imitate the bitter taste of heroin so the addict cannot tell how much heroin is actually present.

It is sold in single-dose bags of gram ( oz. Heroin is a highly addictive drug. In an alarming trend, the number of people trying the opioid drug is increasing, despite the obvious ood .