The Phenomenon of Self-Change: Overview and Key Issues

  • Linda Carter Sobell

In his classic treatise 40 years ago on the study of deviants, Becker (1963) cautioned against studying only extreme cases. Over the years, other researchers have made similar arguments with regard to studying the addictions.


Smoking Cessation Alcohol Dependence Harm Reduction Alcohol Problem Problem Drinker 
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  • Linda Carter Sobell
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  1. 1.Center for Psychological StudiesNova Southeastern UniversityFort LauderdaleUSA

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