David T. Courtwright

Photo of David T. CourtwrightPhoto | Shelby MillerDavid T. Courtwright is Presidential Professor Emeritus at the University of North Florida and the author of Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in America and Forces of Habit: Drugs and the Making of the Modern World. He was an inaugural recipient of a grant from the highly competitive NEH Public Scholar Program and is a regular media commentator on the history of addiction.

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Cover: The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big BusinessThe Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big BusinessCourtwright, David T.PAPERBACK01/19/2021$17.95Not yet available
Cover: The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big BusinessThe Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big BusinessCourtwright, David T.HARDCOVER05/06/2019$27.95
Cover: No Right Turn: Conservative Politics in a Liberal AmericaNo Right Turn: Conservative Politics in a Liberal AmericaCourtwright, David T.HARDCOVER10/01/2010$31.50
Cover: Forces of Habit: Drugs and the Making of the Modern WorldForces of Habit: Drugs and the Making of the Modern WorldCourtwright, David T.PAPERBACK10/30/2002$31.50
Cover: Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in AmericaDark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in AmericaCourtwright, David T.PAPERBACK05/31/2001$42.50
Cover: Violent Land: Single Men and Social Disorder from the Frontier to the Inner CityViolent Land: Single Men and Social Disorder from the Frontier to the Inner CityCourtwright, David T.PAPERBACK02/11/1998$36.00
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