Hooked on heroin
drugs and drifters in a globalized world
|Subject||Heroin abuse -- Sweden -- Norrköping.
Heroin abuse. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01430477
Héroïne (Drogue) -- rasuqam
SELF-HELP -- Substance Abuse & Addictions -- Drug Dependence. -- bisacsh
Subculture -- Sweden -- Norrköping.
Subculture. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01136426
Subculture. -- rasuqam
Toxicomane. -- rasuqam
Toxicomanie. -- rasuqam
Translated by Aisling O'Neill Alarmingly, heroin is growing in popularity amongst young people. This is despite the fact that it is - more than any other drug - associated with failure, death, misery and poverty. This book explores why people are tempted by heroin and how globalization has played a key role in increasing the number of abusers. Rather than offer lofty and abstract theories on addiction, the author grounds his study firmly in the day-to-day lives of heroin users the mselves. Norrköping in Sweden is a mid-sized former industrial city like countless others throughout t.