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The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia, Rod Janzen

Label
The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia
Title
The rise and fall of Synanon
Title remainder
a California utopia
Statement of responsibility
Rod Janzen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.29/386/09794
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5800
LC item number
.J36 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia, Rod Janzen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Center for American Places, Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Harrisonburg, Virginia."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-291) and index
Contents
Synanon and the image of a rattlesnake in a mailbox -- In the beginning: a cure for drug addicts -- The coming of the squares -- Integration and the game -- The Synanon school -- Dopefiends and squares -- Communal art, re-creation, and a new religious identity -- Violence and shaved heads -- The end of childbirth and changing partners -- Legal issues and materialism -- A period of darkened light -- The final years -- Reasons for the decline -- Synanon people on the outside
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 300 p.
Isbn
9780801865831
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00010554
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; light-blue cloth over boards; spine stamped in silver. urchase, UCLA Bookzone, 2001,
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44669258
  • ucoclc44669258
Label
The rise and fall of Synanon : a California utopia, Rod Janzen
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Center for American Places, Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Harrisonburg, Virginia."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-291) and index
Contents
Synanon and the image of a rattlesnake in a mailbox -- In the beginning: a cure for drug addicts -- The coming of the squares -- Integration and the game -- The Synanon school -- Dopefiends and squares -- Communal art, re-creation, and a new religious identity -- Violence and shaved heads -- The end of childbirth and changing partners -- Legal issues and materialism -- A period of darkened light -- The final years -- Reasons for the decline -- Synanon people on the outside
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 300 p.
Isbn
9780801865831
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00010554
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; light-blue cloth over boards; spine stamped in silver. urchase, UCLA Bookzone, 2001,
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44669258
  • ucoclc44669258

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