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Dying to get high : marijuana as medicine

Author: W Chapkis; Richard J Webb
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©2008.
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Offers a moving account of what is at stake in ongoing debates over the legalization of medical marijuana

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Chapkis, W. (Wendy).
Dying to get high.
New York : New York University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2008007095
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W Chapkis; Richard J Webb
ISBN: 9780814790090 0814790097
OCLC Number: 794701070
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 257 pages :) : illustrations
Contents: Shamans and snake oil salesmen --
Set and setting --
The greening of modern medicine --
"Potheads scamming the system" --
Cannabis and consciousness --
Mother's milk and the muffin man --
Love grows here --
Lessons in endurance and impermanence.
Responsibility: Wendy Chapkis and Richard J. Webb.
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