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Drugs and drug use in society : a critical reader

Author: Ross Coomber
Publisher: Dartford, Kent, U.K. : Greenwich University Press ; [New York] : Distributed in North America by New York University Press, 1994.
Series: Greenwich readers, 1.
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Drugs and drug use in society.
Dartford, Kent, U.K. : Greenwich University Press ; [New York] : Distributed in North America by New York University Press, 1994
(OCoLC)891831488
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ross Coomber
ISBN: 1874529302 9781874529309
OCLC Number: 32108893
Notes: Distributor statement from label mounted on p. [4] of cover.
Description: xi, 415 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Prominent drugs and their effects. Crack in Liverpool / Russell Newcombe and Lyn Matthews --
What drugs do to users / Richard Miller --The effects of drugs / Michael Gossop --
The nature of addiction-not a simple issue. Is alcoholism a disease? / Nick Heather and Ian Robertson --
Drug dependence: myth or motive? / John Falk --
Excessive gambling / Jim Orford --
Dependence and society / Robin Room --
Keeping control of drugs and drug users. The dynamics of narcotics control / David Musto --
The drug takers 1920-1970 / Philip Bean --
The punishment illusion: your money and your life / N. Dorn, K. Murji and N. South. Treatment and rehabilitation. Developing treatment policies-care versus control / Gerry Stimson and Edna Oppenheimer --
Aids and British drug policy: history repeats itself ...? / Virginia Berridge --
The smoking option / John Marks, Andrew Palombella and Russell Newcombe --Drugs Education. Looking for effective drug education programmes: fifteen years' exploration of the effects of different drug education programmes / Willy F.M. De Haes --
Drug education to school children: does it really work? / Harith Swadi and Harry Zeitlin --
Willy Whizz / S.S.H.A. --Paranoia and the don't care bears / Lifeline --
High in the 'E' stand / Lifeline --
Moral panics, drugs and drug use. The sociology of moral panics: toward a new synthesis / Nachman Ben-Yehuda --
A siamese cat in the council flat / Marek Kohn --
The media press the panic button / Alex Corina --
The Problem Today. Beyound Opiates ... and into the '90s / Mark Gilman --
Where does all the snow go?-the prevalence adnd pattern of cocaine and crack use in Britain / Harry Shapiro --
Drugs and crime. Drugs crime and violence / Robert Power --Summary thoughts about drugs and violence / James J. Collins --
Drugs and predatory crime / Jan M. Chaiken and Marcia R. Chaiken. The war on drugs-can it be won? Can a war on drugs succeed? / Gerry Stimson --
International law enforcement: the futile quest for control of coca and cocaine at the source / Steven Wisotsky --
Full tilt towards a no-win 'Vietman' war on drugs / Tim Malyon --
The legalisation of drugs? Narcotics: the problem and the solution / E.J. Mishan --Against the legalization of drugs / James Q. Wilson --
The ethics of addiction / Thomas S. Szasz --
Drugs in sport: moral dilemmas. Drugs in sport: rhetroic or pragmatism / Ross Coomber --
A question of drugs / Ellis Cashmore.
Series Title: Greenwich readers, 1.
Responsibility: edited by Ross Coomber.

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