Opiate Addiction in America

Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by SKS1981 at June 11, 2009
Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in America

Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in America
Publisher: Harvard University Press | ISBN: 0674005856 | edition 2001 | PDF | 352 pages | 1,15 mb

In a newly enlarged edition of this eye-opening book, David T. Courtwright offers an original interpretation of a puzzling chapter in American social and medical history: the dramatic change in the pattern of opiate addiction–from respectable upper-class matrons to lower-class urban males, often with a criminal record. Challenging the prevailing view that the shift resulted from harsh new laws, Courtwright shows that the crucial role was played by the medical rather than the legal profession.

Buprenorphine Therapy of Opiate Addiction (Forensic Science and Medicine) by Pascal Kintz  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Aug. 14, 2015
Buprenorphine Therapy of Opiate Addiction (Forensic Science and Medicine) by Pascal Kintz

Buprenorphine Therapy of Opiate Addiction (Forensic Science and Medicine) by Pascal Kintz
English | 5 Feb. 2002 | ISBN: 158829031X | 166 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

In Buprenorphine Therapy of Opiate Addiction, participating physicians and toxicologists summarize and evaluate their experiences with five years of intensive buprenorphine therapy.
Methadone Matters: Evolving Community Methadone Treatment of Opiate Addiction by John Strang

Methadone Matters: Evolving Community Methadone Treatment of Opiate Addiction by John Strang
English | Apr 5, 2003 | ISBN: 1841841595 | 298 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Methadone heals, but methadone kills. Methadone is a life-saving treatment, but methadone is also a life-threatening poison. The challenge is how to confer the benefit without incurring the harm. And that is what this book is all about.

Aging in America: A Cultural History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at March 24, 2017
Aging in America: A Cultural History

Aging in America: A Cultural History by Lawrence R. Samuel
English | February 1, 2017 | ISBN: 081224883X | EPUB | 208 pages | 0.4 MB

PBS - The Talk: Race in America (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 19, 2017
PBS - The Talk: Race in America (2017)

PBS - The Talk: Race in America (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2260 Kbps | 1h 54mn | 2.16 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

The Talk: Race in America documents the increasingly common conversation taking place in homes and communities across the country between parents of color and their children, especially sons, about how to behave if they are ever stopped by the police. In many homes, "The Talk," as it is called, usually contains phrases like this: If you are stopped by the police:
Always answer 'yes sir, no sir'; never talk back; don't make any sudden movements; don't put your hands in your pockets.
Teach to Work: How a Mentor, a Mentee, and a Project Can Close the Skills Gap in America [Audiobook]

Patty Alper, Karen Saltus (Narrator), "Teach to Work: How a Mentor, a Mentee, and a Project Can Close the Skills Gap in America"
ISBN: n/a, ASIN: B06XG8L48R | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~06:54:00 | 170 MB
The Press and Slavery in America, 1791-1859 : The Melancholy Effect of Popular Excitement

The Press and Slavery in America, 1791-1859 :
The Melancholy Effect of Popular Excitement

by Brian Gabrial
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1611176034 | 257 Pages | PDF | 17.4 MB

This volume examines news accounts of five major slave rebellions or conspiracies: Gabriel Prosser's 1800 Virginia slave conspiracy; the 1811 Louisiana slave revolt; Denmark Vesey's 1822 slave conspiracy in Charleston, South Carolina; Nat Turner's 1831 Southampton County, Virginia, slave revolt; and John Brown's 1859 Harper's Ferry raid.

Freegans : Diving Into the Wealth of Food Waste in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 12, 2017
Freegans : Diving Into the Wealth of Food Waste in America

Freegans : Diving Into the Wealth of Food Waste in America
by Alex V. Barnard
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0816698139 | 310 Pages | PDF | 3.91 MB

If capitalism is such an efficient system, why does 40 percent of all U.S. food production go to waste—while one in six people in the nation face hunger?

Since Yesterday: The 1930s in America, September 3, 1929–September 3, 1939  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at March 10, 2017
Since Yesterday: The 1930s in America, September 3, 1929–September 3, 1939

Since Yesterday: The 1930s in America, September 3, 1929–September 3, 1939 by Frederick Lewis Allen
English | May 26, 2015 (1986) | ISBN: 0060913223, ASIN: B00VH7BE7S | EPUB | 402 pages | 1.4 MB

Oscar Wilde in America: The Interviews  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at March 9, 2017
Oscar Wilde in America: The Interviews

Oscar Wilde, "Oscar Wilde in America: The Interviews"
English | ISBN: 0252034724, 0252079728 | 2013 | 208 pages | PDF | 2 MB