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Inciardi, James A (2002) The war on drugs III: the continuing saga of the mysteries and miseries of intoxification, addiction, crime, and public policy. Boston: Allyn and Bacon .

Written by a leading researcher and writer in the field of alcohol and drug studies, this book presents a series of perspectives and reflections on the worlds of drug taking and drug seeking. This highly readable book takes a candid look at the world of drug and alcohol use, abuse and control. The author presents both sides of major issues, the history and patterns of abuse, and coverage of the major drugs (e.g. heroin, cocaine, crack, marijuana, amphetamines, hallucinogens, and club drugs). For anyone with an interest in drug history, abuse, and policies.


Item Type:Book
Date:2002
Call No:MM2.2, VB
Pages:xii, 3
Publisher:Allyn and Bacon
Place of Publication:Boston
ISBN:0-205-33221-8
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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Accession Number:HRB 133 (Available)
Subjects:P Demography, epidemiology, and history > Drugs and alcohol history
MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Sociocultural aspects of AOD use > Societal attitude toward drugs and alcohol
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Drugs and alcohol related crime
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on drugs and alcohol

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