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The Resource The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia, Rod Janzen

The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia, Rod Janzen

Label
The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia
Title
The rise and fall of Synanon
Title remainder
a California utopia
Statement of responsibility
Rod Janzen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Janzen, Rod A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5800
LC item number
.J36 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Center for American Places
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  • Synanon (Foundation)
  • Drug addicts
Label
The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia, Rod Janzen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Center for American Places, Santa Fe, New Mexico and Harrisonburg, Virginia"--P. opposite t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-291) and index
Contents
Synanon and the image of a rattlesnake in a mailbox -- In the beginning, a cure for drug addicts -- The coming of the squares -- Integration and the game -- The Synanon school -- Dopefiends and squares -- Communal art, re-creation and a new religious identity -- Violence and shaved heads -- The end of childbirth and changing partners -- Legal issues and materialism -- A period of darkened light -- The final years -- Reasons for the decline -- Synanon people on the outside
Control code
44669258
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 300 p.
Isbn
9780801865831
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00010554
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia, Rod Janzen
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Center for American Places, Santa Fe, New Mexico and Harrisonburg, Virginia"--P. opposite t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-291) and index
Contents
Synanon and the image of a rattlesnake in a mailbox -- In the beginning, a cure for drug addicts -- The coming of the squares -- Integration and the game -- The Synanon school -- Dopefiends and squares -- Communal art, re-creation and a new religious identity -- Violence and shaved heads -- The end of childbirth and changing partners -- Legal issues and materialism -- A period of darkened light -- The final years -- Reasons for the decline -- Synanon people on the outside
Control code
44669258
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 300 p.
Isbn
9780801865831
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00010554
Other physical details
ill.

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