Addiction: A Disorder of Choice by Gene M. Heyman

By Gene M. Heyman

In a publication bound to motivate controversy, Gene Heyman argues that traditional knowledge approximately dependancy - that it's a illness, a compulsion past wakeful keep watch over - is inaccurate. on the center of Heyman's research is a startling view of selection and motivation that applies to all offerings, not only the alternative to take advantage of medicines. Heyman’s research of well-established yet usually overlooked study results in unforeseen insights into how we make offerings - from weight problems to McMansionization - all rooted in our deep-seated tendency to devour an excessive amount of of no matter what we love best.

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