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Henderson, Harry (2005) Drug abuse. Library in a book New York: Facts on File .

Drug Abuse explores all aspects of this complex and important issue in an unbiased and well-organized manner. It identifies specific drugs and covers the history of U.S. drug regulation, current approaches to treating addiction, and the way drug abuse has shaped public policy. This valuable reference examines laws such as the 1937 Marijuana Tax Act and the 1970 Controlled Substances Act, court cases such as Leary v. United States, and the role various federal agencies play in regulating drugs.


Item Type
Book
Date
2005
Call No
GC2
Pages
266 p.
Publisher
Facts on File
Place of Publication
New York
ISBN
0-8160-4858-4
Keywords
AOD substances in general, AOD history, history of alcohol use, research dissemination, applied research, United States
Notes
Contains figures and bibliographic references.
EndNote
Accession Number
HRB 2843 (Available)

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