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Goldberg, Raymond, ed. (2004) Taking sides: clashing views on controversial issues in drugs and society. Guilford: McGraw-Hill .

This book provides a debate-style presentation to introduce concepts relating to drug abuse. Leading social scientists, health care professionals and social commentators provides readings on drugs and public policy, drugs and social policy and drug prevention and treatment, with each section containing an essay by someone in favour of the assertion and one against.


Item Type:Book
Date:2004
Call No:MP18.2, VD
Pages:403 p.
Publisher:McGraw-Hill
Place of Publication:Guilford
ISBN:0-07-287304-3
Edition:Sixth Edition
Notes:Includes bibliographic references and index.
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Accession Number:HRB 2226 (Available)
Subjects:MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on substance use > Prohibition (Substance use public policy)
HJ Treatment method > Treatment outcome
B Substances > Steroids of abuse
MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Sociocultural aspects of substance use > Recreational drug use
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on substance use > Drug decriminalisation or legalisation
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Abstinence
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Political process > Public opinion
VA Geographic area > United States
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Theory of substance use
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Communicable disease control > Needle distribution and exchange
L Social psychology and related concepts > Mode of participation > Involuntary (mandatory) participation
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Marketing and public relations (advertising)

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