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Describe the new brain vs. the old brain. What does it mean

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Describe the new brain vs. the old brain. What does it mean that "The new brain can't override the old brain?" What does this perspective mean in terms of the relationship between morality, willpower, and addiction?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  911Doctor replied 5 years ago.
Hello and welcome to JustAnswer,
Question. Where is this quote from? Is this from an Alcoholics Anonymous or other 12-step program type book?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
no its an assignment for class i have to do
Expert:  911Doctor replied 5 years ago.
and which class is that? neuroanatomy? phsyiology? human anatomy? or is it a liberal arts class such as philosophy?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
no drug and alcohol counslor
Expert:  911Doctor replied 5 years ago.
Then I must opt out because they are trying to talk about addiction as a disease and I do not believe it is and can not guess the answer they are seeking.
Sorry.
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