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Between politics and reason : the drug legalization debate

Author: Erich Goode
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1997.
Series: Contemporary social issues (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the controversy surrounding the issue of drug legalization and discusses the benefits of drug legalization, the judicial system's views about drug use, the current punishments for drug users, and other related topics.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Erich Goode
ISBN: 0312163835 9780312163839 0312132972 9780312132972
OCLC Number: 36465553
Description: x, 181 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Drug Use in America: An Overview --
3. Drug Abuse: Definitions, Indicators, and Causes --
4. Prohibition: The Punitive Model --
5. Strange Bedfellows: Ideology, Politics, and the Drug Legalization Debate --
6. Legalization and Decriminalization: An Overview --
7. Business as Usual? --
8. Will Drug Use/Abuse Rise under Legalization? --
9. Drugs and Crime --
10. Alcohol and Tobacco: The Real Dangerous Drugs? --
11. Summary and Conclusions --
App. A Brief Guide to Drug Effects.
Series Title: Contemporary social issues (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Erich Goode.
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