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Addictive thinking

understanding self-deception

by Abraham J. Twerski

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Hazelden in Center City, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug addicts,
  • Compulsive Behavior,
  • Deception,
  • Psychology,
  • Substance-Related Disorders,
  • Thought and thinking,
  • Codependents,
  • Self-deception,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Alcoholism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAbraham J. Twerski ; with a foreword by John Wallace
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC533 .T89 1997eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (viii, 136 p.)
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27014437M
    ISBN 100585370516
    ISBN 109780585370514
    OCLC/WorldCa48139891

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