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January 7, 1998

Learning From Addiction—Reply

Author Affiliations

Margaret A.WinkerMD, Senior EditorIndividualAuthorPhil B.FontanarosaMD, Senior EditorIndividualAuthor

JAMA. 1998;279(1):20. doi:10.1001/jama.279.1.17

In Reply.—Dr O'Connell complains that my book, The Selfish Brain: Learning From Addiction, is not referenced. He may be reassured to know that the book was peer reviewed by the publisher and the American Psychiatric Press and that JAMA's reviewer, Dr Khantzian, is a distinguished opponent of many of my drug policy recommendations, which he makes clear in his review. The book lists 43 recommended books on related topics in the section "Bibliotherapy." Finally, O'Connell and other readers seeking more citations can find ample references in my many published articles on drug policy, including those cited below.1-4