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Women, Children, and Addiction

Loretta P. Finnegan, Stephen R. Kandall - Family & Relationships - 2014 - 176 pages
This proposed book draws on the expertise of 35 experts in the field of Addiction Medicine to provide the reader with a current and comprehensive view of addiction as related ...
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Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in America

David T. COURTWRIGHT, David T Courtwright - History - 2009 - 352 pages
In a newly enlarged edition of this eye-opening book, David T. Courtwright offers an original interpretation of a puzzling chapter in American social and medical history: the ...
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Drugs in America: A Social History, 1800-1980

Howard Wayne Morgan - History - 1982 - 233 pages
Outlines the history of the use and the development of American society's image of such drugs as opium, marihuana, cocaine, and LSD.
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Heroin: Its History, Pharmacology & Treatment

Humberto Fernandez, Therissa A. Libby - Reference - 2013 - 383 pages
A fully developed history, psychology, physiology, and pharmacology of heroin addiction.'--David E. Smith, M.D., Founder, President, and Medical Director, Haight Ashbury Free ...
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Drug Abuse and Social Policy in America: The War That Must Be Won

Barry Stimmel - Psychology - 2014 - 232 pages
Illicit drugs, despite the “war” waged by the United States government, remain a tremendous drain on the American economy and continue to take their toll on the lives of ...
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Harm Reduction: National and International Perspectives

James A. Inciardi, Lana D. Harrison - Medical - 1999 - 224 pages
In this volume, international contributors discuss the philosophical basis and history of harm reduction policies and examine their outcomes. They also cover controversial ...
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Creating the American Junkie: Addiction Research in the Classic Era of ...

Caroline Jean Acker - Family & Relationships - 2005 - 288 pages
"Acker presents a fascinating account of how addicts' negative image came to dominate public and official perceptions, as well as how it forced some users into the mold ...
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Jailed for Possession: Illegal Drug Use, Regulation, and Power in Canada ...

Catherine Carstairs - History - 2015 - 240 pages
As rates of illegal drug use increase, the debates over drug policy heat up. While some believe penalties should be harsher, others advocate complete decriminalisation ...
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National Drug Control Strategy 2010

2011 - 117 pages
Contents: Intro.: Launching a New Approach to America¿s Drug Problem; (1) Strengthen Efforts to Prevent Drug Use; Drug-Related Challenges in Tribal Communities; (2) Early ...
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