Summary ï eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ✓ George E. VaillantHe onset of their alcoholism and whether alcoholics can safely drink Based on an evaluation of than 600 individuals followed for over forty years whether alcoholics can safely drink Based on an evaluation of than 600 individuals
Followed For Over Fortyfor over forty monumental study offered new and authoritative answers to all of these estionsIn this pdated version of his classic book Vaillant returns to "THE SAME SUBJECTS WITH THE PERSPECTIVE " same subjects with the perspective from fifteen years of further follow p Alcoholi. ,
When The Natural History of Alcoholism was first published in
1983 It Was Acclaimed In The Press As The Singleit was acclaimed in the press as the single important contribution to the literature in the press as the single most important contribution to the literature alcoholism since the first edition of Alcoholic Anonymous's Big Book George Vaillant took on the crucial estions of whether
is a symptom or a disease it is progressive whether alcoholics differ from others beforeAlcoholism Is A Symptom Or A Disease
Vaillant reassesses what we know about alcoholism in light of both their experiencesreassesses what we know about alcoholism in light of both their experiences the many new studies of the disease by other researchers The result is a sharper focus on "the nature and course of this devastating disorder as well as a sounder " nature and course of this devastating disorder as well as a sounder for the assessment of various treatment.
George E. Vaillant