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The addictive brain, Thad A. Polk ; producer/editor, Ines I. Perez-Thompson ; director, Jim M. Allen

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The addictive brain, Thad A. Polk ; producer/editor, Ines I. Perez-Thompson ; director, Jim M. Allen
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in course guidebook
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videorecording
Main title
The addictive brain
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
908684461
Responsibility statement
Thad A. Polk ; producer/editor, Ines I. Perez-Thompson ; director, Jim M. Allen
Runtime
360
Series statement
The great courses. Better living. Health & wellness
Table Of Contents
Disc 1: Addiction 101 -- The psychology and neuroscience of reward -- How addiction hijacks the brain -- Genetics : born to be an addict? -- Your brain on drugs -- Why We crave coffee and cigarettes -- Disc 2: Alcohol : social lubricant or drug of abuse? -- The science of marijuana -- Stimulants : from cocaine to ritalin -- The science of poppies, pleasure, and pain -- The gambler's brain -- Junk food, porn, video games : addictions?
Technique
live action
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