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Chasing the Scream: The Search for the Truth About Addiction by [Johann Hari]

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Johann Hariis the author of Lost Connections. He was twice named Newspaper Journalist of the Year by Amnesty International UK. He has written for the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and others, and he is a regular panelist on HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher. His TED talk, "Everything You Think You Know About Addiction Is Wrong," and the animation based on it have more than twenty million views. Hari lives in London. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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Superb journalism and thrilling story-telling. - Naomi Klein

An absolutely stunning book. It will blow people away. - Elton John

A terrific book. - Bill Maher

A wonderful book . . . I hope everyone will read it. - Sam Harris

Wonderful. I couldn't put it down. - Noam Chomsky

Amazing and bracing and smart. It's really revolutionary. - Dan Savage

One of the world's most important and most enlightening thinkers and social critics. - Glenn Greenwald, winner of the Pulitzer Prize

Incredibly insightful and provocative. - B.J. Novak, writer for THE OFFICE

A testament to Hari's skill as a writer. - The New York Times

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00P9BOXWG
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Bloomsbury Publishing; 1st edition (15 January 2015)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1568 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 404 pages
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Johann Hari is the New York Times best-selling author of 'Chasing The Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs', and one of the top-rated TED talkers of all time.

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