Drug Nation: Patterns, Problems, Panics & Policies

Publication Year: 2011

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Plant, Martin; Robertson, Roy; Miller, Patrick; Plant, Mo

Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)

ISBN: 978-0-19-954479-0

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Provides an accessible and lucid introduction to some of the main health and social issues related to illicit drugs and their use.

This book reviews a range of popular drugs - including amphetamines, cannabis, cocaine, Ecstasy (MDMA), heroin and LSD whilst considering the law related to such substances.

Written in an accessible and approachable style, the book dispels some of the many myths about drug use that exist, offering an authoritative and balanced perspective on issues of personal, local, national and international importance.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Plant, Martin; Robertson, Roy; Miller, Patrick; Plant, Mo
ISBN: 978-0-19-954479-0
Specialty:
Substance Abuse
Psychology
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 288
Year: 2011

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