Controlled Drinking in the Alcoholic a Search for Common Features

  • Toby Levinson


Total abstinence versus controlled drinking as a treatment goal for the alcoholic is a controversial issue which is currently receiving a great deal of attention. Two opposing camps seem to have evolved over the question and each puts forward convincing arguments essentially representing divergent views on “what is and makes an alcoholic”.


Drug Dependence Drinking Habit Alcoholic Patient Alcoholic Anonymous Social Drinker 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Toby Levinson
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  1. 1.Clarke Institute of PsychiatryTorontoCanada

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