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Robson, Philip (2009) Forbidden drugs. Oxford: Oxford University Press .

This book examines all the drugs currently used throughout the world, starting with historical perspectives then looking in detail at effects and side-effects. Why do people use drugs? Why do they become addicted? What are the lessons to be learned from making drugs illegal?


Item Type:Book
Date:2009
Call No:GC2
Pages:260 p.
Publisher:Oxford University Press
Place of Publication:Oxford
ISBN:978-0-19-955996-1
Edition:3rd edition
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Accession Number:HRB 5023 (Available)
Related URLs:
Subjects:B Drugs and alcohol substances > Cocaine
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Steroids of abuse
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Sedatives or tranquillisers (CNS depressants)
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Alcohol
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Opioids (opiates) > Heroin
B Drugs and alcohol substances > CNS stimulants
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Cannabis / Marijuana
A Drugs and alcohol use, abuse, and dependence > Theory of drugs and alcohol use
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Drugs and alcohol in general
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Hallucinogens
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Opioids (opiates)
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking)

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