Courtwright, David

 

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David Courtwright is Presidential Professor Emeritus at the University of North Florida. He is best known for his books on drug use and drug policy: Dark Paradise (1982, 2001); Addicts Who Survived (1989, 2012); and Forces of Habit (2001). The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big Business, was published by Harvard’s Belknap Press in May 2019. He is also the author of No Right Turn: Conservative Politics in a Liberal America (2010), featured in his previous Rorotoko interview. He lives with his wife, Shelby Miller, in the sunny climes of Jacksonville, Florida, in the sort of neighborhood where baby boomers have to be dynamited from their houses.

 


On Rorotoko:


On his book No Right Turn: Conservative Politics in a Liberal America
(Our Cover Feature of October 31, 2010)

On his book The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big Business
(Our Cover Feature of December 04, 2019)