Publication Year: 2011
Authors/Editor: Plant, Martin; Robertson, Roy; Miller, Patrick; Plant, Mo
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
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.
Drug Nation: Patterns, Problems, Panics & Policies