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

Macy, Beth, (author.).

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-363) and index.
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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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Opioid abuse > United States.
Medication abuse > United States.
Oxycodone.
Oxycodone abuse > United States.
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Dopesick : Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America
Dopesick : Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America
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Dopesick : Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Author's Notep. 1
Prologuep. 3
Part 1The People v. Purdue
Chapter 1    The United States of Amnesiap. 15
Chapter 2    Swag 'n' Dashp. 31
Chapter 3    Message Board Memorialp. 57
Chapter 4    "The Corporation Feels No Pain"p. 87
Part 2Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear
Chapter 5    Suburban Sprawlp. 103
Chapter 6    "Like Shooting Jesus"p. 122
Chapter 7    FUBIp. 146
Chapter 8    "Shit Don't Stop"p. 164
Part 3"A Broken System"
Chapter 9    Whac-A-Molep. 189
Chapter 10    Liminalityp. 209
Chapter 11    Hope on a Spreadsheetp. 232
Chapter 12    "Brother, Wrong or Right"p. 250
Chapter 13    Outcasts and Inroadsp. 269
Epilogue: Soldier's Diseasep. 297
Acknowledgmentsp. 309
Notesp. 313
Indexp. 365

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