Assignment 1:

Addiction is labeled as a disease. What are some characteristics of drugs that make them so addictive? Are certain methods of consumption (oral, inhalation, injection) more dangerous than others?

Choose a theory from chapter 5 that you feel most sufficiently explains addiction. Why do you feel this theory is the best?

For the theory, please choose the strain theory.

Explain your answer fully.

Assignments must be between 300-400 words, in a standard 12 pt font. If citations are used, APA style should be implemented.