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South, Nigel, ed. (1999) Drugs cultures, controls & everyday life. London: Sage .

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This authoritative overview of drugs and society today examines: whether a process of `normalization' of drugs and drug use is under way; the debate over prohibition versus legislation; `drugs' and `users' as `other' or `dangerous'; drugs and dance cultures; drug use among young women; images of `race' and drugs; medical responses to drugs; policing strategies and controlling drug users; drug control and sport; and the question of prohibition versus liberalization.


Item Type:Book
Date:1999
Call No:MA2.2
Pages:xi, 16
Publisher:Sage
Place of Publication:London
ISBN:0761952357
Notes:includes index, bibliographic references
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Accession Number:HRB 178 (Available), HRB 3095 (Available)
Subjects:MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on drugs and alcohol > Prohibition (Drugs and alcohol public policy)
MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Sociocultural aspects of AOD use > Recreational drug use
B Drugs and alcohol substances > CNS stimulants > MDMA
L Social psychology and related concepts > Social context
VA Geographic area > Europe > United Kingdom
F Concepts in psychology > Specific attitude and behaviour > risk-taking behaviour
T Demographic characteristics > Adolescent / youth (teenager / young person)
B Drugs and alcohol substances > Steroids of abuse
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on drugs and alcohol > Drug decriminalisation or legalisation
MA-ML Social science, culture and community > High and popular culture
L Social psychology and related concepts > Legal availability or accessibility
MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Sociocultural aspects of AOD use > Sociocultural drugs and alcohol use
F Concepts in psychology > Specific attitude and behaviour > choice-making behaviour
MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Sociocultural discrimination concepts > Minority group (racial group, immigrant, Traveller)
B Drugs and alcohol substances > CNS stimulants > Amphetamines
L Social psychology and related concepts > Lifestyle
T Demographic characteristics > Gender differences
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Prevention by sponsor or setting > Sports-based prevention

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