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The Resource Dopesick : dealers, doctors, and the company that addicted America, Beth Macy

Dopesick : dealers, doctors, and the company that addicted America, Beth Macy

Label
Dopesick : dealers, doctors, and the company that addicted America
Title
Dopesick
Title remainder
dealers, doctors, and the company that addicted America
Statement of responsibility
Beth Macy
Title variation
  • Dealers, doctors, and the company that addicted America
  • Dope sick
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles America's more than twenty-year struggle with opioid addiction, from the introduction of OxyContin in 1996, through the spread of addiction in distressed communities in Central Appalachia, to the current national crisis
Cataloging source
PVL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macy, Beth
Dewey number
362.290973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC568.O45
LC item number
M33 2018b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Opioid abuse
  • Medication abuse
  • Oxycodone
  • Oxycodone abuse
  • Large type books
Label
Dopesick : dealers, doctors, and the company that addicted America, Beth Macy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 487-548)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: The People v. Purdue. The United States of Amnesia -- Swag 'n' Dash -- Message board memorial -- "The corporation feels no pain." Part two: Objects in mirror are closer than they appear. Suburban sprawl -- "Like shooting Jesus" -- FUBI -- "Shit don't stop." Part three: "A broken system." Whac-a-mole -- Liminality -- Hope on a spreadsheet -- "Brother, wrong or right" -- Outcasts and inroads. Epilogue: Soldier's Disease
Control code
on1046065933
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
  • Large print edition.
  • First edition.
Extent
vi, 548 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316523172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1046065933
Label
Dopesick : dealers, doctors, and the company that addicted America, Beth Macy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 487-548)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: The People v. Purdue. The United States of Amnesia -- Swag 'n' Dash -- Message board memorial -- "The corporation feels no pain." Part two: Objects in mirror are closer than they appear. Suburban sprawl -- "Like shooting Jesus" -- FUBI -- "Shit don't stop." Part three: "A broken system." Whac-a-mole -- Liminality -- Hope on a spreadsheet -- "Brother, wrong or right" -- Outcasts and inroads. Epilogue: Soldier's Disease
Control code
on1046065933
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
  • Large print edition.
  • First edition.
Extent
vi, 548 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316523172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1046065933

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