Book list


Addiction publishes new book lists five times per year, both in print and on this website. Items are alphabetised by author within each list. Entry in this list neither precludes nor guarantees later review. Note that entries with ** in front of citation are government documents and ++ denotes non-English language publications.

Compiled by Andrea L. Mitchell, SALIS: Substance Abuse Librarians and Information Specialists.

Email: amitchell@salis.org


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Current List - April 2020

Addiction Debates: Hot Topics from Policy to Practice

CATHERINE COMISKEY

SAGE, 2020, 136 pp, ISBN: 9781526495761 (hardcover); ASIN: B07V5MMMPJ (Kindle)

Addiction Medicine: Science and Practice, 2nd edition

BANKOLE A. JOHNSON

Elsevier, 2020, 1136 pp, ISBN: 9780323754408 (hardcover)

Alcohol and Humans: A Long and Social Affair

KIMBERLY HOCKINGS AND ROBIN DUNBAR, eds.

Oxford University Press, 2020, 240 pp, ISBN: 9780198842460 (hardcover); ASIN: B08244FHS7 (Kindle)

Alcohol Flows across Cultures: Drinking Cultures in Transnational and Comparative Perspective (Series: Routledge Studies in Modern History)

WALTRAUD ERNST, ed.

Routledge, 2020, 256 pp, ISBN: 9781138302051 (hardcover); ebook

Apology to the Young Addict: A Memoir

JAMES BROWN

Counterpoint, 2020, 256 pp, ISBN: 9781640092860 (hardcover); ASIN: B07TTNH9J2 (Kindle)

Cannabis as Medicine

BETTY WEDMAN-ST LOUIS, ed.

CRC Press, 2020, 336 pp, ISBN: 9780367150556(hardcover); ISBN: 9780367150549 (paperback); ASIN: B07YGRW3RQ (Kindle)

Clinical Management of Sex Addiction, 2nd edition

PATRICK CARNES AND KENNETH M. ADAMS, eds.

Routledge, 2020, 560 pp, ISBN: 9781138800823 (hardcover); ISBN: 9781138800830 (paperback); ASIN: B082493JXR (Kindle)

Clinical Manual of Youth Addictive Disorders

YIFRAH KAMINER AND KEN C. WINTERS, eds.

American Psychiatric Association Publishing, 2020, 604 pp, ISBN: 9781615372362 (paperback)

Counseling Addicted Families: A Sequential Assessment and Treatment Model, 2nd edition

GERALD A. JUHNKE AND W. BRYCE HAGEDORN

Routledge, 2020, 340 pp, ISBN: 9781138779754 (paperback)

Drink?: The New Science of Alcohol and Your Health

DAVID NUTT

Yellow Kite, 2020, 400 pp, ISBN: 9781529393231 (hardcover)

Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century, Volume I: Drunks, Fiends and the Roots of Concern

DAN MALLECK, ed.

Routledge, 2020, 344 pp, ISBN: 9781138350106 (hardcover); ASIN: B0845VZVD4 (Kindle)

Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century, Volume II: Healers Discovering and Treating Addiction

DAN MALLECK, ed.

Routledge, 2020, 532 pp, ISBN: 9781138350120 (hardcover); ASIN: B08462258B (Kindle)

Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century, Volume III: Efforts to Control, Restrict, and Prohibit: Alcohol

DAN MALLECK, ed.

Routledge, 2020, 396 pp, ISBN: 9781138350137 (hardcover); ASIN: B0845RNRJW (Kindle)

Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century, Volume IV: Efforts to Control, Restrict, and Prohibit: Drugs

DAN MALLECK, ed.

Routledge, 2020, 502 pp, ISBN: 9781138350151 (hardcover); ASIN: B0845YCHKL (Kindle)

Drugs, Society, and Behavior, 32nd edition

KIM SCHNURBUSH AND MARK PULLIN, eds.

McGraw-Hill Education, 2020, 240 pp, ISBN: 9781260541465 (paperback)

Empires of Vice: The Rise of Opium Prohibition across Southeast Asia

DIANA S. KIM

Princeton University Press, 2020, 336 pp, ISBN: 9780691172408 (hardcover)

Esport Play: Anticipation, Attachment, and Addiction in Psycholudic Development

VELI-MATTI KARHULAHTI

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020, 208 pp, ISBN: 9781501359347 (hardcover)

From Bud to Brain: A Psychiatrist's View of Marijuana

TIMMEN L. CERMAK

Cambridge University Press, 2020, 150 pp, ISBN: 9781108735735 (paperback); ASIN: B0845PK18Y (Kindle)

Harm Reduction for Gambling: A Public Health Approach

HENRIETTA BOWDEN-JONES, CHERYL DICKSON, CAROLINE DUNAND, AND OLIVIER SIMON, eds.

Routledge, 2020, 196 pp, ISBN: 9781138590939 (hardcover); ISBN: 9781138590953 (paperback); ASIN: B0829D7XL6 (Kindle)

In League against King Alcohol: Native American Women and the Woman's Christian Temperance Union, 1874-1933

THOMAS J. LAPPAS

University of Oklahoma Press, 2020, 342 pp, ISBN: 9780806164632 (hardcover); ASIN: B07YLDKVZR (Kindle)

Internet Addiction (Series: Health and Medical Issues Today)

KATHRYN VERCILLO

Greenwood, 2020, 186 pp, ISBN: 9781440866067 (hardcover); ASIN: B084511C4F (Kindle)

Killer High: A History of War in Six Drugs

PETER ANDREAS

Oxford University Press, 2020, 352 pp, ISBN: 9780190463014 (hardcover); ASIN: B081JYR8R1 (Kindle)

Le Boogie Woogie: Inside an After-hours Club

TERRY M. WILLIAMS

Columbia University Press, 2020, 304 pp, ISBN: 9780231177887 (hardcover); ISBN: 9780231177894 (paperback); ASIN: B07RD8NF97 (Kindle)

Legalizing Cannabis: Experiences, Lessons and Scenarios

TOM DECORTE, SIMON LENTON, AND CHRIS WILKINS, eds.

Routledge, 2020, 400 pp, ISBN: 9781138370906 (hardcover)

Living without Shame: A Support Book for Mothers with Addicted Children: 52 Activities to Help You Feel, Heal, and Grow

BARBARA THEODOSIOU

Hazelden Publishing, 2020, 160 pp, ISBN: 9781616497811 (paperback)

Marijuana Boom: The Rise and Fall of Colombia's First Drug Paradise

LINA BRITTO

University of California Press, 2020, 352 pp, ISBN: 9780520325456 (hardcover)

OD: Naloxone and the Politics of Overdose (Series: Inside Technology)

NANCY D. CAMPBELL

MIT Press, 2020, 424 pp, ISBN: 9780262043663 (hardcover)

On Drugs

CHRIS FLEMING

Giramondo, 2019, 304 pp, ISBN: 9781925818048 (paperback); ASIN: B07VL83SFP (Kindle)

Overcoming Addiction: Seven Imperfect Solutions and the End of America's Greatest Epidemic

GREGORY E. PENCE

Rowman & Littlefield, 2020, 208 pp, ISBN: 9781538135037 (hardcover); ASIN: B083BHM11H (Kindle)

Pills, Powder, and Smoke: Inside the Bloody War on Drugs

ANTONY LOEWENSTEIN

Scribe, 2020, 352 pp, ISBN: 9781912854240 (paperback); ASIN: B07QJZRRXM (Kindle)

Quit Like a Woman: The Radical Choice to Not Drink in a Culture Obsessed with Alcohol

HOLLY GLENN WHITAKER

Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020, 368 pp, ISBN: 9781984825056 (hardcover); ASIN: B07QWH6MKZ (Kindle)

Quitting Smoking & Vaping for Dummies

CHARLES H. ELLIOT AND LAURA L. SMITH

John Wiley & Sons, 2020, 368 pp, ISBN: 9781119616917 (paperback); ASIN: B0833GZ4YX (Kindle)

Risk and Substance Use: Framing Dangerous People and Dangerous Places (Series: Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness)

SUSANNE MACGREGOR AND BETSY THOM, eds.

Routledge, 2020, 278 pp, ISBN: 9781138491243 (hardcover)

Running the Numbers: Race, Police, and the History of Urban Gambling

MATTHEW VAZ

University of Chicago Press, 2020, 208 pp, ISBN: 9780226690445 (hardcover)

Smacked: A Story of White-collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy

EILENE ZIMMERMAN

Random House, 2020, 272 pp, ISBN: 9780525511007 (hardcover); ASIN: B07STRTRZ1 (Kindle)

Smokeless Tobacco Products: Characteristics, Usage, Health Effects, and Regulatory Implications

WALLACE B. PICKWORTH, ed.

Elsevier, 2020, 240 pp, ISBN: 9780128181584 (paperback); ASIN: B0845TG94Z (Kindle)

Southern Comforts: Drinking and the U.S. South

CONOR PICKEN AND MATTHEW DISCHINGER, eds.

Louisiana State University Press, 2020, 304 pp, ISBN: 9780807171738 (hardcover); ASIN: B07Z8FTYRR (Kindle)

Sweet Mystery: A Book of Remembering, new edition

JUDITH HILLMAN PATERSON

University of Alabama Press, 2020, 284 pp, ISBN: 9780817359607 (paperback); ASIN: B07ZRZB287 (Kindle)

The Heart of Recovery: How Compassion and Community Offer Hope in the Wake of Addiction

DEBORAH BEDDOE AND DAVID BEDDOE

Revell, 2019, 240 pp, ISBN: 9780800736552 (paperback); ASIN: B07PYXNC34 (Kindle)

The New Adolescence: Raising Happy and Successful Teens in an Age of Anxiety and Distraction

CHRISTINE CARTER

BenBella Books, 2020, 230 pp, ISBN: 9781948836548 (paperback); ASIN: B082FS4DWN (Kindle)

The Palsgraf Revelation: A Memoir of Love, Addiction, Recovery and Practical Spirituality

JOSEPH W. NAUS

K.M. Publishing, 2020, 494 pp, ISBN: 9780986283314 (paperback)

The Tale of Tea: A Comprehensive History of Tea from Prehistoric Times to the Present Day

GEORGE VAN DRIEM

Brill, 2019, 924 pp, ISBN: 9789004386259 (hardcover)

Tobacco Cessation: A Practice Manual for Primary Care Physicians

MANU RAJ MATHUR AND RAJMOHAN PANDA, eds.

CRC Press, 2020, 130 pp, ISBN: 978-0367133245 (hardcover); ASIN: B07Z6RGK7N (Kindle)

Vicious Games: Capitalism and Gambling (Series: Anthropology, Culture and Society)

REBECCA CASSIDY

Pluto Press, 2020, 240 pp, ISBN: 9780745340388 (hardcover); ISBN: 9780745340395 (paperback)

Without Shame: The Addict's Mom and Her Family Share Their Stories of Pain and Healing

BARBARA THEODOSIOU

Hazelden Publishing, 2020, 170 pp, ISBN: 9781616497798 (paperback); ASIN: B07MD6L88K (Kindle)

Young Adult Drinking Styles: Current Perspectives on Research, Policy and Practice

DOMINIC CONROY AND FIONA MEASHAM, eds.

Palgrave Macmillan, 2020, 364 pp, ISBN: 9783030286064 (hardcover); ASIN: B0826L28QJ (Kindle)