Snoek, A. & Matthews, S. (2017). Introduction: Testing and refining Marc Lewis's critique of the brain disease model of addiction. Neuroethics,10(1), N. Levy. 1-6. Netherlands: Springer Netherlands. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1007/s12152-017-9310-2
In this introduction we set out some salient themes that will help structure understanding of a complex set of intersecting issues discussed in this special issue on the work of Marc Lewis: (1) conceptual foundations of the disease model, (2) tolerating the disease model given socio-political environments, and (3) A third wave: refining conceptualization of addiction in the light of Lewis’s model.
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