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    • The Addictive Brain

    • By: The Great Courses, Thad A. Polk
    • Narrated by: Professor Thad A. Polk Ph.D.
    • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,850
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,627
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,614

    The Addictive Brain is a fair and balanced investigation of addiction, backed by hard science and behavioral science. Most of us have probably seen the old antidrug commercial in which an actor compares your brain on drugs to an egg sizzling in a hot frying pan. That's a powerful image, but it doesn't tell us what actually happens when drugs enter your body and interact with neurochemical processes.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book for anyone

    • By Charles on 03-28-15

    Regular price: $14.95