Sociology Essay Assignment on Beautiful Boy

Answer the following questions in relation to the book.
The paper should be a minimum of 4 pages and a maximum of 5 pages. The paper should adhere to APA style. Make sure you cite the course readings to support your claims. Also, this paper is your chance to show me all that you have learned on the topics outlined below.

1. Describe the progression of Nic’s substance use. Explain in connection to the reading of Miller. Forcehimes, & Zweben, 2011 Chapter 2 (Posted on Canvas, not your text)

2. How did the narrative in the book help you better understand the experience of a family dealing with substance abuse? Compare and contrast how you think David’s experience would be different if he did a CRAFT approach as opposed to attending Al-ANON.

3. Describe Nick’s experience from a Bio-Psycho-Social perspective. Make the connection between his story and the concepts learned in class.

Book: Sheff, D. (2008). Beautiful Boy. New York: Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

The movie is okay too.

Please see the attachment for chapter 2 of Miller, Forcehimes, and Sweden.