Drugs & Society
  • Author : Glen R. Hanson
  • Release Date : 08 December 2020
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Genre : Psychology
  • Pages : 747
  • ISBN 13 : 9781284197853

Drugs & Society Book Summary

5 Stars! from Doody's Book Reviews! (of the 13th Edition) "This edition continues to raise the bar for books on drug use and abuse. The presentation of the material is straightforward and comprehensive, but not off putting or complicated." As a long-standing, reliable resource Drugs & Society, Fourteenth Edition continues to captivate and inform students by taking a multidisciplinary approach to the impact of drug use and abuse on the lives of average individuals. The authors have integrated their expertise in the fields of drug abuse, pharmacology, and sociology with their extensive experiences in research, treatment, drug policy making, and drug policy implementation to create an edition that speaks directly to students on the medical, emotional, and social damage drug use can cause.

Drugs   Society

Drugs Society

Author : Glen R. Hanson,Peter J. Venturelli,Annette E. Fleckenstein
Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
Genre : Psychology
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5 Stars! from Doody's Book Reviews! (of the 13th Edition) "This edition continues to raise the bar for books on drug use and abuse. The presentation of the material is straightforward and comprehensive, but not off putting or complicated." As a long-standing, reliable resource Drugs & Society, Fourteenth Edition continues to captivate ...

Drugs and Society

Drugs and Society

Author : Hanson,Peter J. Venturelli,Annette E. Fleckenstein
Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
Genre : Medical
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Updated to keep pace with the latest data and statistics, Drugs and Society, Thirteenth Edition, contains the most current information available concerning drug use and abuse. Written in an objective and user-friendly manner, this best-selling text continues to captivate students by taking a multidisciplinary approach to the impact of drug ...

Key Concepts in Drugs and Society

Key Concepts in Drugs and Society

Author : Ross Coomber,Karen McElrath,Fiona Measham,Karenza Moore
Publisher : SAGE
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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'This is a great resource that reflects the huge expertise of the authors. It will be welcomed by students, researchers and indeed anyone wanting critical but comprehensive coverage of key issues and trends concerning drugs and society - locally and globally, historically and today.' - Nigel South, Professor of ...

Drugs in Society

Drugs in Society

Author : Michael D. Lyman
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Uncategorized
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This work focuses on the many critical areas of America’s drug problem, providing a foundation for rational decision making within this complex and multidisciplinary field. Broken up into three sections, Understanding the Problem, Gangs and Drugs, and Fighting Back, topics covered include the business of drugs and the role ...

The Handbook of Drugs and Society

The Handbook of Drugs and Society

Author : Henry H. Brownstein
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Social Science
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This handbook provides a comprehensive examination of the past and present roles of drugs in society with a focus on theory, research, policy, and practice. Includes 28 original chapters with multi-disciplinary and international perspectives by top social and behavioral scientists Reviews current knowledge in the field, including key research findings, theoretical ...

Drugs in Society

Drugs in Society

Author : Jane Fountain,Dirk J Korf,David Elliman
Publisher : CRC Press
Genre : Medical
Total View : 3833 Views
File Size : 54,9 Mb
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This title includes Foreword by Paul Griffiths, Scientific Coordinator, European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA), Portugal. "Provocative. Stimulating. Reflect[s] the diverse and eclectic nature of drug use in Europe and, in doing so, makes for a rich reading experience. This book is about drug use as ...

Drugs and Society

Drugs and Society

Author : Jefferson M. Fish
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Genre : Political Science
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The focus of this edited collection is a thoughtful multidisciplinary presentation of past and present U.S. drug policies and whether they are winning the so-called war on drugs (they aren't!). For the great majority of ills ascribed to "drugs" are actually caused by the black market created by drug ...

Drugs  Intoxication and Society

Drugs Intoxication and Society

Author : Angus Bancroft
Publisher : Polity
Genre : Political Science
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This book takes an original and radical look at the place of drugs in society. It looks honestly at drugs and intoxication, removing the smog of taboo and prejudice, to discover the social factors that promote drugs use and the labelling of drug users as deviant....