From the January 1978 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Odd Word--Familiar Approach

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Alcoholism and drug abuse are two of the consequences in a nihilistic society that denies man's search for meaning. Even in situations of intense grief and suffering, one can find a meaning in life, says Viktor E. Frankl, professor of psychiatry and neurology, University of Vienna, professor at the American International University, San Diego, Calif., and the founder of "logotherapy."

-- Dorothy Trainor

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