Student Study Guide to Accompany Drugs and Society

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Oct 6, 2008 - Health & Fitness - 227 pages
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This handy study tool helps students get the most out of their course by reinforcing key concepts and terms.
 

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Contents

Introduction to Drugs and Society
1
Drug Use Regulation and the Law
33
i
36
Homeostatic Systems and Drugs
49
How and Why Drugs Work
61
i
65
SedativeHypnotics
79
Pharmacological Effects
85
Tobacco
141
Hallucinogens Psychedelics
151
Marijuana
161
i
164
Inhalants
171
OvertheCounter OTC Prescription and Herbal Drugs
179
Drug Use within Major Subcultures
195
Drug Abuse Prevention
213

A Behavioral Perspective
99
Narcotics Opioids
115
Stimulants
127
Treating Drug Dependence
221
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Venturelli, Department of Sociology, Valparaiso University, Indiana.

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