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The Resource The secret leprosy of modern days : narcotic addiction and cultural crisis in the United States, 1870-1920, Timothy A. Hickman

The secret leprosy of modern days : narcotic addiction and cultural crisis in the United States, 1870-1920, Timothy A. Hickman

Label
The secret leprosy of modern days : narcotic addiction and cultural crisis in the United States, 1870-1920
Title
The secret leprosy of modern days
Title remainder
narcotic addiction and cultural crisis in the United States, 1870-1920
Statement of responsibility
Timothy A. Hickman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hickman, Timothy Alton
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug addiction
  • Drug control
  • Narcotic laws
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Drug addiction
  • Drug control
  • Narcotic laws
  • United States
  • Social Problems
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Drug and Narcotic Control
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Legislation, Drug
  • Social Values
  • United States
Label
The secret leprosy of modern days : narcotic addiction and cultural crisis in the United States, 1870-1920, Timothy A. Hickman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-178) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the modernity of addiction/the addiction of modernity -- Opium eating and political subjectivity before 1870 -- Narcotic addiction : "the secret leprosy of modern days" -- Subjects of desire : race, gender and the personification of addiction -- Legislating professional authority : the Harrison Narcotic Act of 1914 -- The saved and the damned : the medicolegal solution to the double meaning of addiction
Control code
ocn652246453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 190 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613761076
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5n1dfx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)652246453
Label
The secret leprosy of modern days : narcotic addiction and cultural crisis in the United States, 1870-1920, Timothy A. Hickman
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-178) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the modernity of addiction/the addiction of modernity -- Opium eating and political subjectivity before 1870 -- Narcotic addiction : "the secret leprosy of modern days" -- Subjects of desire : race, gender and the personification of addiction -- Legislating professional authority : the Harrison Narcotic Act of 1914 -- The saved and the damned : the medicolegal solution to the double meaning of addiction
Control code
ocn652246453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 190 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613761076
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5n1dfx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)652246453

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