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by Richard Isralowitz


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Drug Use: A Reference Handbook presents a vast collection of facts and information about the major issues that drive the world's never-ending drug problem. Biographies profile key players related to the substance-use problem, and reports on drug use in the United States and selected countries are viewed from a worldwid. erspective, offering a thought-provoking exploration of drug use, its problems, and policies. Читать далее →. Download (pdf, 994 Kb) Donate Read.

Drug Use: A Reference Handbook presents a vast collection of facts and information about the major issues that drive the world's never-ending drug problem. An examination of five substances-tobacco, alcohol, cannabis, heroin, and cocaine-presents eye-opening facts about their relationship to politics, policies, big business, and war. Historical overviews and descriptions of the makeup and effects of each drug-such as the derivation of heroin from the opium poppy-segue into an analysis of the risk factors, patterns, and controversies regarding their use.

Book Condition: Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Sold by Better World Books: West. Condition: Used: Very Good. The book would be especially useful combined with Drug Abuse (Greenhaven, 1988), as it provides thorough book and nonprint bibliographies; includes short biographies of important figures in the war on drugs (Mother Hale of Hale House; Bill . the founder of Alcoholics Anonymous; and Timothy Leary, for example); as well as some primary documents (presidential speeches on drugs and the drug policies of. major sports organizations).

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Substance Abuse: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues).

Substance Abuse: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues).

Book Condition: This is a used library book with stamps and stickers. Has NO highlighting, underlining. Book shows some minor wear but overall is in good condition. Series: Contemporary World Issues.

A balanced and straightforward survey of the key issues, facts, and controversies surrounding the use and abuse of harmful drugs in the United States and abroad.

• Chronology of key events related to the major substances, such as the Taliban's 2000 ban on opium cultivation in Afghanistan, the world's largest opium producer

• Glossary of terms commonly used in discussing drugs and drug use, such as the meanings of use, abuse, and addiction


Drug Use: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues) download epub
Social Sciences
Author: Richard Isralowitz
ISBN: 157607708X
Category: Other
Subcategory: Social Sciences
Language: English
Publisher: ABC-CLIO; Annotated edition edition (May 14, 2004)
Pages: 269 pages