John Steadman Rice
John Steadman Rice, a sociologist and an assistant professor of education at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, is the author of A Disease of One's Own: Psychotherapy, Addiction, and the Emergence of Co-Dependency. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Virginia, and his M. A. and B.F.A. from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He has served as a professor of sociology at, among others, Western Illinois University, Boston University, and the University of Virginia.
John Steadman Rice has also been featured on the MARS HILL AUDIO Conversation "Self, Society, and the Diagnosis of Addiction." A short description of this Conversation is listed here.