Home > Books > Drug Nation: Patterns, Problems, Panics & Policies
Drug Nation: Patterns, Problems, Panics & Policies
View PDF

Drug Nation: Patterns, Problems, Panics & Policies

Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Plant, Martin; Robertson, Roy; Miller, Patrick; Plant, Mo
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-199-54479-0
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

Provides an accessible and lucid introduction to some of the main health and social issues related to illicit drugs and their use.

This book reviews a range of popular drugs - including amphetamines, cannabis, cocaine, Ecstasy (MDMA), heroin and LSD whilst considering the law related to such substances.

Written in an accessible and approachable style, the book dispels some of the many myths about drug use that exist, offering an authoritative and balanced perspective on issues of personal, local, national and international importance.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Plant, Martin; Robertson, Roy; Miller, Patrick; Plant, Mo
  • ISBN: 978-0-199-54479-0
  • Specialty:
    Psychology
    Substance Abuse
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 288
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2011

Drug Nation: Patterns, Problems, Panics & Policies is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Social Policy & Practice This bibliographic database, helps professionals, practitioners, researchers, and students to understand, plan, and evaluate existing and future social policy.
JOTM
Global Health Bibliographic abstracting and indexing database dedicated to public health--contains over 3 million scientific records from over 7,300 journals, reports, books and conferences.
JOTM
Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS) Features current and timely research articles as well as richly illustrated peer-reviewed articles focused on clinical diagnosis and management.
JOTM
PAIN® Official publication of the International Association for the Study of Pain—publishes original research on the nature, mechanisms and treatment of pain.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Instructional Course Lectures, Volume 68
Offers new techniques for solving the tough challenges you encounter in your practice every day with a focus on pediatric orthopaedics, upper extremity and orthopaedic oncology.

ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine
Provides health care providers with information to diagnose and treat their patients, and also to positively impact clinical service design and delivery, and global health care policy.