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Seddon, Toby (2016) Inventing drugs: a genealogy of a regulatory concept. Journal of Law And Society , 43 , (3) .

Murray, Denis (2016) Family therapy within an adolescent addiction treatment service. “In search of solutions". Feedback: Journal of the Family Therapy Association of Ireland , 1-15p.

Arensman, Ella and Bennardi, Marco and Larkin, Celine and Wall, Amanda and McAuliffe, Carmel and McCarthy, Jacklyn and Williamson, Eileen and Perry, Ivan J (2016) Suicide among young people and adults in Ireland: method characteristics, toxicological analysis and substance abuse histories compared. PLoS ONE , 11 , (11) , e0166881.

O'Mahony, Paul (2014) Psychology and the penal system. Working Notes , Issue 73: The Rights of Workers – Then and Now .

Delaney, Liam and Kapteyn, Arie and Smith, James P (2013) Why do some Irish drink so much? Family, historical and regional effects on students’ alcohol consumption and subjective normative thresholds. Review of Economics of the Household , 11 , (1) , pp. 1-27.

Apantaku-Olajide, Tunde and Darker, Catherine D and Smyth, Bobby P (2013) Onset of cocaine use: associated alcohol intoxication and psychosocial characteristics among adolescents in substance abuse treatment. Journal of Addiction Medicine , 7 , (3) , pp. 183-188.

Werb, Dan and Kerr, Thomas and Nosyk, Bohdan and Strathdee, Steffanie A and Montaner, Julio and Wood, Evan (2013) The temporal relationship between drug supply indicators: an audit of international government surveillance systems. BMJ Open , 3 , (e003077) .

(2012) Effectiveness Bank Bulletin. [Heroin prescribing]. Drug and Alcohol Findings , 15 Jun .

Fagan, Dermot and Butler, Shane (2011) ‘What are we about?’ An organizational study of the Pioneer Total Abstinence Association in present-day Ireland. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 18 , (4) , pp. 261-269.

Butler, Shane and Jordan, Tony (2011) The globalization of addiction: a study in the poverty of spirit. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 18 , (4) , pp. 270-275.

Pike, Brigid (2009) HRB Overview 8: Development of Ireland’s drug strategy 2000–2007. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 29, Spring 2009 , pp. 1-3.

Saris, A. Jamie (2008) An uncertain dominion: Irish psychiatry, methadone, and the treatment of opiate abuse. Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry , 32 , (2) , pp. 259-77.

Boland, M and Fitzpatrick, Patricia and Scallan, E and Daly, Leslie and Herity, Bernadette A and Horgan, Jacqueline M and Bourke, Geoffrey J (2006) Trends in medical student use of tobacco, alcohol and drugs in an Irish university, 1973-2002. Drug and Alcohol Dependence , 85 , (2) , pp. 123-128.

Rowen, Stephen (2003) The treatment of alcohol dependence in Ireland. Studies , 92 , (367) , pp. 243-247.

Butler, Shane (2003) Doing drugs from an ivory tower: reflections on twenty years of addiction studies at Trinity College Dublin. Studies , 92 , (367) , pp. 249-257.

Smyth, Bobby P and O'Brien, Mary and Barry, Joseph (2000) Trends in treated opiate misuse in Dublin: the emergence of chasing the dragon. Addiction , 95 , (8) , pp. 1217-1223.

Vize, E (1999) First unit for pregnant addicts. Medicine Weekly , 3 , (25) , p. 1.

Strickland, Ribert A (1996) Historical vignette. Ether drinking in Ireland. Mayo Clinic Proceedings , 71 , (10) , p. 1015.

Mullen, Kenneth and Williams, Rory and Hunt, Kate (1996) Irish descent, religion, and alcohol and tobacco use. Addiction , 91 , (2) , pp. 243-254.

Morgan, Mark and Grube, Joel W (1994) The Irish and alcohol: a classic case of ambivalence. Irish Journal of Psychology , 15 , (2-3) , pp. 390-403.

Cosnett, JE (1992) An eminent Limerick doctor: Dr. William Brooke O'Shaughnessy. The Old Limerick Journal , 29 , (Winter) , pp. 13-16.

Butler, Shane (1991) Drug problems and drug policies in Ireland: a quarter of a century reviewed. Administration , 39 , (3) , pp. 210-233.

O'Kelly, FD and Cullen, Barry and Bury, Gerard and Dean, Geoffrey (1988) The rise and fall of heroin use in an inner city area of Dublin. Irish Journal of Medical Science , 157 , (2) , pp. 35-38.

Corrigan, Desmond (1986) Drug abuse in the Republic of Ireland: an overview. Bulletin on Narcotics , 38 , (1) , pp. 91-97.

Dean, Geoffrey and O'Hare, Aileen and O'Connor, Aideen and Kelly, Michael G and Kelly, Grainne (1985) The opiate epidemic in Dublin 1979-1983. Irish Medical Journal , 78 , (4) , pp. 107-110.

Raftery, Mary and Toibin, Colm and O'Kane, Maggie (1984) The heroin bushfire. Magill , pp. 7-15.

Raftery, Mary (1982) Heroin: the sweet dream of death. In Dublin , pp. 18-24.

Carr, AJ and Hart, Ian and Kelly, Michael G (1980) Irish drug abusers I: their social background. Irish Medical Journal , 73 , (12) , pp. 453-457.

Kelly, Michael G and Sammon, Frank (1975) Some characteristics of drug abusers attending a drug treatment centre in Dublin. Journal of the Irish Medical Association , 68 , (5) , pp. 121-125.

Kirke, Peader and Wilson-Davis, K and Gough, Cora and O'Rourke, Angus and Dean, Geoffrey (1973) Drugs - a study of Irish rural post-primary schoolchildren 1970-71. Journal of the Irish Medical Association , 66 , (9) , pp. 231-237.

Stevenson, RD and Carney, A. (1971) Social and psychological background of drug addicts interviewed in Dublin. Journal of the Irish Medical Association , 64 , (416) , pp. 372-375.

Nevin, Monica and Wilson-Davis, K and O'Rourke, A and Dean, Geoffrey (1971) Drugs - a report on a study in Dublin post-primary schoolchildren, 1970. Journal of the Irish Medical Association , 64 , (406) , pp. 91-100.

Beckett, Peter GS (1970) Cannabis and medical practice - 1970. Journal of the Irish Medical Association , 63 , (401) , pp. 387-390.

Eustace, H J (1949) Addiction under the Mental Treatment Act, Eire, 1945. The Journal of Mental Science , 95 , (400) , pp. 693-5.


[Irish Examiner] , Leonard, James Cork's heroin problem: How did we get here? (17 Dec 2020)

[Irish Times] , Ruxton, Dean The Drunkenness (Ireland) Bill 1905: ‘Needlessly offensive to every Irishman’. (11 Oct 2020)

[Irish Examiner] , Mullally, Una Ireland and alcohol: Have we always seen ourselves as a nation of drinkers? (12 Apr 2020)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac From nuns with needles to crash mats for clients. (16 Aug 2018)

[] , Nolan, Sean 'Free for all' - The week cannabis was 'legal' in Ireland. (20 Mar 2018)

[Irish Independent] , Meaghar, John 'If I can't smoke on the bus, I'll walk' - how smoking was banned on Dublin Bus 30 years ago. (21 Feb 2018)

[ : The 42] 'Heroin ripped through Dublin... And this place we loved was at the heart of the city’s epidemic'. (31 Dec 2017)

[Irish Times] , Freyne, Patrick ‘We marched on four dealers that night’: Dublin’s anti-drug wars. (16 Sep 2017)

[] Column: How Ireland’s modern drug scene began in 1960s Dublin. (16 Dec 2012)

[Irish Independent] , Cusack, Jim Violence blights flagship project as teens battle over drugs trade. (16 Dec 2012)


Delargy, Ide and Doran, Gillian and Patton, Patricia, eds. (2018) 20 years of the Methadone Treatment Protocol in Ireland. Dublin: Irish College of General Practitioners.

Buxton, Julia and Bewley-Taylor, Dave and Hallam, Christopher (2017) Dealing with synthetics: time to reframe the narrative. Swansea: Global Drug Policy Observatory.

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2013) Drug policy profiles — Ireland. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.

Saris, A. Jamie and O'Reilly, Fiona (2010) A dizzying array of substances: an ethnographic study of drug use in the Canal Communities area. Dublin: Canal Communities Local Drugs Task Force.

Bourke, Margaret (2010) Where are we now? Tallaght October 2010. Dublin: Tallaght Drugs Task Force.

White, William and Mojer-Torres, Lisa (2010) Recovery-orientated methadone maintenance. Chiacago, Illinois: Great Lakes Addiction Technology Transfer Center, the Philadelphia Department of Behavioral.

Hammersley, Richard and Marsland, Louise and Reid, Marie (2003) Substance use by young offenders: the impact of the normalisation of drug use in the early years of the 21st century. London: Home Office. Research, Development and Statistics Directorate.

Cullen, Barry (2003) Community and drugs: a discussion of the context and consequences of community drug problems in Ireland, 1976-2001. Dublin: Trinity College Dublin, Addiction Research Centre.

Young, Peter and O'Donnell, Ian and Clare, Emma (2001) Crime in Ireland: trends and patterns, 1950 to 1998. A report by the Institute of Criminology, Faculty of Law, University College Dublin for the National Crime Council. Dublin: Stationery Office.

Merchants Quay Project. (2001) The situation concerning drug use and drug prevention in Dublin and what was done within the European Project: final report. Dublin: Merchants Quay Project.

Bless, Ruud (2000) 3rd Multi-city study: drug use trends in European cities in the 1990s. Strasbourg: Council of Europe.

Moran, Rosalyn and O'Brien, Mary and Farrell, Eimear and Dillon, Lucy (2000) National report on drug issues: Ireland 1999. Dublin: Health Research Board.

O'Brien, Mary and Moran, Rosalyn (1999) National report on drugs issues in Ireland 1998. Dublin: Health Research Board.

O'Brien, Mary and Duff, Petrina (1998) National report on drugs issues in Ireland 1997. Dublin: Health Research Board.

O'Brien, Mary and Duff, Petrina (1997) National report on drugs issues in Ireland 1996. Dublin: Health Research Board.

O'Hare, Aileen (1996) Multi-city study of drug misuse. 1990 update of data: Dublin City report. Strasbourg: Council of Europe.

McCarthy, Deirdre and McCarthy, Patricia (1996) Dealing with the nightmare. Heroin addiction in the south inner city. Dublin: Community Response.

Bless, Ruud and Korf, Dirk and Freeman, Marielle (1993) Urban drug policies in Europe 1993. Amsterdam: O & S.

O'Hare, Aileen and O'Brien, Mary (1992) Treated drug misuse in the greater Dublin area 1990. Dublin: Health Research Board.

O'Hare, Aileen (1990) A review of the existing data on cocaine in Ireland. Council of Europe, Co-operation Group to Combat Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Drugs (Pompidou Group).

Lavelle, Father Paul (1986) Heroin misuse in a north central Dublin area 1985: a follow up on the 1982-83 drug misuse in Ireland study. (Unpublished) Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.

Dean, Geoffrey and Bradshaw, John S and Lavelle, Father Paul and Butler, Michael (1984) Characteristics of heroin and non-heroin users in a north-central Dublin Area. Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.

Dean, Geoffrey and Power, B (1984) Heroin use in a Dun Laoghaire Borough area 1983-84. Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.

Bradshaw, John S (1983) Drug misuse in Ireland, 1982-1983: investigation in a north central Dublin area, and in Galway, Sligo and Cork. Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.

Kelly, Michael G (1983) Report on drug abuse in Ireland, 1983. (Unpublished) Dublin: Jervis Street Drug Advisory and Treatment Centre.

Byers, Gillian (1983) Report to: Task Force on Drug Abuse. (Unpublished)

Bradshaw, John S (1982) [Drug misuse in Dublin, July 1982.]. (Unpublished) Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.

Walsh, Brendan M (1980) Drinking in Ireland: a review of trends in alcohol consumption, alcohol related problems and policies towards alcohol. Dublin: Economic and Social Research Institute.

Moser, Joy (1974) Problems and programmes related to alcohol and drug dependence in 33 countries. Geneva: WHO.

Working Party on Drug Abuse. (1971) Report of the Working Party on Drug Abuse. Dublin: Stationery Office.

Dean, Geoffrey (1970) The abuse of psychotropic drugs. (Unpublished) Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.

Masterson, Larry (1970) A report on drug abuse in Dublin. (Unpublished) Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.

Dean, Geoffrey and O'Kelly, Fergus Desmond and Cullen, Barry A report on the history, extent and effects of heroin use in the electoral ward, Merchants Quay F 1979 - 1985. Dublin: Medico-Social Research Board.


Zilney, Lisa Anne (2011) Drugs; policy, social costs, crime, and justice. New Jersey: Prentice Hall .

Alexander, Bruce K. (2010) The globalization of addiction: a study in poverty of the spirit. Oxford: Oxford University Press .

Seddon, Toby (2010) A history of drugs: drugs and freedom in the liberal age. Oxon: Routledge .

Jay, Mike (2010) High society: mind-altering drugs in history and culture. London: Thames & Hudson .

Newton, David E (2010) Substance abuse. A reference handbook. Contemporary World Issues Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO Ltd .

Bancroft, Angus (2009) Drugs, intoxication & society. Cambridge: Polity .

Burch, Druin (2009) Taking the medicine: a short history of medicine’s beautiful idea, and our difficulty swallowing it. London: Random House .

Levinthal, Charles F (2008) Drugs, behavior, and modern society. Boston ; London: Pearson, Allyn & Bacon .

Jurkiewicz, Carole L and Painter, Murphy J, eds. (2008) Social and economic control of alcohol: the 21st amendment in the 21st century. Public administration and public policy 135 Florida: CRC Press .

Goodman, Jordan and Lovejoy, Paul E and Sherratt, Andrew, eds. (2007) Consuming habits: global and historical perspectives on how cultures define drugs. London: Routledge .

Dimeo, Paul, ed. (2006) Drugs, alcohol and sport. London: Routledge .

Strang, John and Gossop, Michael, eds. (2005) Heroin addiction and the British system, Volume I: origins and evolution. London: Routledge .

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

Shapiro, Harry (2005) Waiting for the man. The story of drugs and popular music. London: Helter Skelter Publishing .

Tracy, Sarah W (2005) Alcoholism in America: from reconstruction to prohibition. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press .

Wills, Simon (2005) Drugs of abuse. London: Pharmaceutical Press .

Berridge, Virginia (2005) Temperance: its history and impact on current and future alcohol policy. York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation .

Frances, Richard R and Miller, Steve and Mack, Avram H, eds. (2005) Clinical textbook of addictive disorders. New York: Guilford .

Edwards, Griffith (2005) Matters of substance : drugs : is legalization the right answer - or the wrong question? London: Penguin Books .

Streatfeild, Dominic (2004) Cocaine. London: Virgin Books .

South, Nigel and Coomber, Ross, eds. (2004) Drug use and cultural contexts 'beyond the west' : tradition, change and post-colonism. London: Free Association .

Klingemann, Harald and Muller, Richard A, eds. (2004) From science to action? 100 years later - alcohol policies revisited. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers .

Neale, Joanne (2003) Drug users in society. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan .

Karch, Steven B (2003) A history of cocaine: the mystery of coca Java and the Kew plant. London: Royal Society of Medicine Press .

Durrant, Russil and Thakker, Jo (2003) Substance use and abuse: cultural and historical perspectives. London: Sage .

Duke, Karen (2003) Drugs, prisons and policy-making. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan .

Tracy, Sarah W and Acker, Caroline Jean, eds. (2003) Altering American consciousness: the history of alcohol and drug use in the United States, 1800-2000. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press .

Gahlinger, Paul M (2002) Illegal drugs : a complete guide to their history, chemistry, use and abuse. Sagebrush Medical Guides Salt Lake City: Sagebrush .

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 .

Musto, David F., ed. (2002) One hundred years of heroin. Connecticut: Auburn House .

Constable, Nick (2002) This is cocaine. Popular culture London: Sanctuary .

Wodak, Alex and Moore, Timothy (2002) Modernising Australia's drug policy. Sydney: University of New South Wales Press .

Acker, Caroline Jean (2002) Creating the American junkie: addiction research in the classic era of narcotic control. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press .

Mott, Joy, ed. Spear, HB (2002) Heroin addiction care and control: the British system 1916-1984. London: Drugscope .

Courtwright, David T (2002) Dark paradise: a history of opiate addiction in America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press .

Addiction Research Centre. (2002) Debating public policies on drugs and alcohol. Dublin: Trinity College Dublin, Addiction Research Centre .

Carnwath, Tom and Smith, Ian (2002) Heroin century. London: Routledge .

Hulse, Gary and Cape, Gavin and White, Jason, eds. (2002) Management of alcohol and drug problems. Oxford: Oxford University Press .

Edwards, Griffith, ed. (2002) Addiction: evolution of a specialist field. Oxford: Blackwell Science .

Davenport-Hines, Richard (2001) The pursuit of oblivion, a global history of narcotics 1500-2000. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson .

Hodgson, Barabara (2001) In the arms of morpheus: the tragic history of laudanum, morphine, and patent medicines. Buffalo: Firefly Books .

Moran, Rosalyn and O'Brien, Mary and Dillon, Lucy and Farrell, Eimear and Mayock, Paula (2001) Overview of drug issues in Ireland 2000: a resource document. Dublin: Health Research Board .

Brinton Perera, Sylvia (2001) Celtic Queen Maeve and addiction: an archetypal perspective. Jung on the Hudson Book Series York Beach, MA: Nicolas-Hays Inc. .

Fuller, Robert C (2000) Stairways to heaven: drugs in American religious history. Boulder: Westview .

Plant, Sadie (1999) Writing on drugs. London: Faber and Faber .

McDowell, David M and Spitz, Henry I (1999) Substance abuse: from principle to practice. Philadelphia: Brunner Mazel .

Gootenberg, Paul, ed. (1999) Cocaine: global histories. London: Routledge .

Quin, Suzanne and Kennedy, Patricia and O'Donnell, Anne and Kiely, Gabriel (1999) Contemporary Irish social policy. Dublin: University College Dublin Press .

Berridge, Virginia (1999) Opium and the people: opiate use and drug control policy in nineteenth and early twentieth century England. London: Free Association .

Ferriter, Diarmaid (1999) A nation of extremes. The pioneers in twentieth-century Ireland. Dublin: Irish Academic Press .

O'Brien, Mary and Moran, Rosalyn (1998) Overview of drug issues in Ireland 1997: a resource document. Dublin: Health Research Board .

Fernandez, Humberto (1998) Heroin. Center City MN: Hazelden .

Cockburn, Alexander and St. Clair, Jeffrey (1998) Whiteout: the CIA, drugs and the press. London: Verso .

Karch, Steven B (1998) A brief history of cocaine. Boca Raton Fl.: CRC Press .

Platt, Jerome (1997) Cocaine addiction : theory, research, and treatment. Cambridge: Harvard University Press .

O'Higgins, Kathleen and Duff, Petrina (1997) Treated drug misuse in Ireland. First national report - 1995. Dublin: Health Research Board .

ffrench-O'Carroll, Michael (1997) The Irish drugs epidemic. Cork: Collins .

Healy, Grainne (1997) Drugs, poverty and community development: a report of the conference for Community Development Programme projects on community responses to drugs issues held in February 1997. Dublin: Community Development Programme .

Kandall, Stephen R (1996) Substance and shadow: women and addiction in the United States. Cambridge: Harvard University Press .

Murphy, Tim (1996) Rethinking the war on drugs in Ireland. Undercurrents Cork: Cork University Press .

O'Mahony, Paul (1996) Criminal chaos: seven crises in Irish criminal justice. Dublin: Round Hall Sweet & Maxwell .

O'Mahony, Paul (1993) Crime and punishment in Ireland. Dublin: Round Hall Sweet & Maxwell .

Lee, Martin A and Shlain, Bruce (1992) Acid dreams: the complete social history of LSD: the CIA, the sixties, and beyond. New York: Grove .

Charleton, Peter (1986) Controlled drugs and the criminal law. Dublin: An Cló Liúir .

Flynn, Sean and Yeates, Padraig (1985) Smack: the criminal drugs racket in Ireland. Dublin: Gill and Macmillan .

Bakalar, James B and Grinspoon, Lester (1984) Drug control in a free society. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press .

Health Education Bureau. (1980) Education against addiction. Dublin: Health Education Bureau .

Book Section

Loughran, Hilda (1999) Drugs policy in Ireland in the 1990s. In: Contemporary Irish social policy. Dublin: University College Dublin Press , pp. 306-330.

Cullen, Barry (1990) Community action in the eighties a case study. In: Community work in Ireland: trends in the 80's, options for the 90's. Dublin: Combat Poverty Agency , pp. 271-294.

Conference or Workshop Item

Bingham, Tim (2014) Irish drug trends, responses and unintended consequences. In: SSDP Ireland National Conference, 5 April 2014, Galway.

Keenan, Eamon (2002) Methadone maintenance treatment in an Irish context. In: Debating Public Policies on Drugs and Alcohol, 26 September 2002, Addiction Research Centre, Trinity College Dublin.

O'Gorman, Aileen (1996) Illicit drug use in Dublin. In: Illicit Drug Use in Europe: Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Conference on Drug Use and Drug Policy, Amsterdam.

O'Hare, Aileen (1990) Update on the drug situation in Dublin. In: 13th Meeting of Epidemiology Experts in Drug Problems, 27-30 November 1990, Strasbourg.

Bowden, Matthew (1982) Community response to the drug problem. In: Youth Community and Drugs, 16 October 1982, Liberties Vocational School. (Unpublished)


O'Donnell, Siobain (2015) Exploration of identity construction and reconstruction during drug using careers, and the factors that influence identity transformation. PhD thesis, Trinity College Dublin.

O'Reilly, Laura (2014) Stigma and identity: an exploration of drug use in West Dublin. PhD thesis, Trinity College Dublin.

O'Kelly, Fergus Desmond (2000) The natural history of injecting drug use in a Dublin community (1985-1995). Other thesis, Trinity College Dublin.


RTE Archives. (1972) Scourge of drug addiction.

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