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Drug use in society

Marijuana and Health Conference (1983 Washington, D.C.)

Drug use in society

proceedings of Marijuana and Health Conference, November 1983

by Marijuana and Health Conference (1983 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by Council on Marijuana and Health in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Marijuana -- Congresses.,
    • Drug abuse -- Social aspects -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Drugs -- Physiological effect -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Joanne C. Gampel ; conference sponsored by Council on Marijuana and Health and Haight Ashbury Free Medical Clinic on November 9, 1983 at the Wellington Hotel in Washington, D.C.
      ContributionsGampel, Joanne C., Council on Marijuana and Health (Washington, D.C.), Haight Ashbury Free Medical Clinic.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5822.M3 M28 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination56 p. ;
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2990247M
      LC Control Number84244462

        Design a class mural showing how drugs are portrayed in society. Encourage the students to include as many different examples of drug use as they can. Have each student write a summary of what they have learned about how drugs are portrayed in society. Ask for volunteers to read their essays to the class, and ask the students to note on what Get this from a library! Drugs in American society. [Erich Goode] -- A sociological introduction to the use of psychoactive substances in the United States that takes the focus of attention on drug use out of the lab and into the street. Goode provides various

      Drug use and drug-related harm / by David Ryder, Noni Walker, Alison Salmon; Drug use in Australian society / edited by Alison Ritter, Trevor King and Margaret Hamilton; Impact of alcohol and illicit drug use on the burden of disease and injury in Australia: Australian Bur Drug Use and Australian Society provides readers with a broad understanding of the history of drug use in Australian society, outlines theoretical perspectives on drug use

      Anti-overdose drug has been in use since the s but not always where it’s needed most. Jamie Grierson visited Redcar where a group of former addicts provide kits that could save lives. Plus Drugs, Crime, and Justice is an engaging, yet comprehensive, analysis of the interrelationships among drug use/abuse, crime, and first four chapters introduce readers to the interrelationships between drugs and crime, while the second later chapters provide readers with an overview of historical and contemporary policies, as well as a comprehensive review of research on policing


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