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Sloboda, Zili and Bukoski, William J., eds. (2003) Handbook of drug abuse prevention: theory, science and practice. New York: Kluwer Academic Publishers .

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This wide-ranging handbook brings together experts in the sociology of drug abuse prevention. Providing a comprehensive overview of the accumulated knowledge on prevention theory, intervention design, and development and prevention research methodology, this work also promotes prevention science as an evolving field in the practice and policy of drug abuse prevention.

Included are sections on Theoretical and Empirical Foundations, Social Contexts of Prevention, Prevention as Social Control, Special Populations, Research Design and a Look at the Future. A major reference work, it will be of interest to social scientists, researchers, practitioners, policy makers, and academics in the field of drug abuse prevention.


Item Type
Book
Date
2003
Call No
JB2
Pages
xxviii
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
ISBN
0 306 47342 9
Keywords
prevention research, AOD prevention, applied research, prevention (field)
Notes
includes bibliographical records, index, figures
EndNote
Accession Number
HRB 1680 (Available)

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