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HIST4394: Addiction & Disease in the American Experience

Links to Library of Congress Subject Headings

These subject headings help you find related information on your topic. If you locate relevant books in a keyword search, try clicking on the subject links to find more resources on this subject. Here are some examples of subject headings related to this class.


Movies for Research

Addictions depicted on film. (Click on the images to see what these films are about.) 

lost weekendpanic needle parkmonkey on my backreefer madness


Old magazines are a great place to find out how liquor, cigarettes, and drugs were depicted in specific time periods. You can also check historic newspapers and magazines online for advertising trends. We're not in Marlboro County anymore! Here are a few magazines: 


Distant Drummer: Heart of Darkness

Interesting documentary from the 60s. Harlem, NYC.

Databases and Online Resources

These selected databases and websites will help you find primary and secondary sources related to addiction and disease. When shown, click on the info 
iconicon for information about the database.

The following databases are accessible to UH students & faculty only.

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