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Pills-A-Go-Go: A Fiendish Investigation Into Pill Marketing, Art, History, and Consumption

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Observing our society's constant desire for a quick fix, Hogshire writes this book as both a celebration of the wonders of modern pharmacology and a study of the propensity to take a pill as an antidote for virtually all of life's problems.

Synopsis:

A cultural study of pills and pharmaceutical culture.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780922915538
Other:
Hogshire, Jim
Author:
Alfvegren, Skylaire
Author:
Hogshire, Jim
Publisher:
Feral House
Location:
Venice, Calif. :
Subject:
Drugs
Subject:
Pharmacy
Subject:
Commerce
Subject:
Drug Dependence
Subject:
Drug abuse
Subject:
Advertising
Subject:
Popular Culture - Counter Culture
Subject:
Pharmaceutical industry
Subject:
Drug abuse -- United States.
Subject:
Substance Abuse & Addictions - Drug Dependence
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
Pharmaceutical industry -- United States.
Subject:
Drugs -- United States -- Marketing.
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
American Studies; Popular Culture
Subject:
Sociology - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
0.00 x 0.00 in

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