American Epidemic

by Leslie Jamison
American Epidemic
  • ISBN-13: 9781620975190
  • Author(s): Leslie Jamison
  • Editor(s): John McMillian
  • Foreword by: Leslie Jamison
  • Subject: Family & health
  • Publisher: The New Press
  • Imprint: The New Press
  • Publication Date: 07-11-2019
  • Format: p/b

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Just a few years ago, the opioid crisis could be referred to as a 'silent epidemic,' but the scourge of opiate addiction is no longer being overlooked. This is in large part thanks to the extraordinary writings featured in this volume. Some of the most impactful reporting in the United States in recent years has addressed the opiate addiction crisis, a body of work that provides the best picture available of the epidemic. Now, for the first time, these key works of reportage and analysis have been collected in one volume, providing the fullest portrait available of this national tragedy.
About the book

Just a few years ago, the opioid crisis could be referred to as a 'silent epidemic,' but the scourge of opiate addiction is no longer being overlooked. This is in large part thanks to the extraordinary writings featured in this volume. Some of the most impactful reporting in the United States in recent years has addressed the opiate addiction crisis, a body of work that provides the best picture available of the epidemic. Now, for the first time, these key works of reportage and analysis have been collected in one volume, providing the fullest portrait available of this national tragedy.