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Using space : critical geographies of drugs and alcohol

Author: Christopher M Moreno; Robert Wilton, Dr.
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The consumption of drugs and alcohol, and the pleasures and problems arising from this consumption, can be understood as embedded and constitutive elements of social, family, and recreational life. At the same time, they are key sites of intervention for a broad array of state and non-state actors focused on regulation, treatment, and recovery. This edited volume showcases current research on the complex social and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Government policy
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher M Moreno; Robert Wilton, Dr.
ISBN: 9780415834865 0415834864
OCLC Number: 857917353
Notes: "This book is a reproduction of Social and cultural geography, vol. 13, issue 2." --T.p. verso.
Description: vii, 107 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Critical geographies of drugs and alcohol / Robert Wilton & Christopher M. Moreno --
Drugs, sex, and the geographies of sexual health in Thailand, Southeast Asia / Vincent J. Del Casino Jr. --
Young men's violence and spaces of addiction: opening up the locker room / Stuart C. Aitken --
Accounting for context: exploring the role of objects and spaces in the consumption of alcohol and other drugs / Cameron Duff --
Recovery spaces and therapeutic jurisprudence: a case study of the family treatment drug courts / Christopher M. Moreno & Giorgio H. Curti --
Supportive measures, enabling restraint: governing homeless 'street drinkers' in Hamilton, Canada / Joshua Evans
Other Titles: Sozial- und Kulturgeographie.
Responsibility: edited by Christopher M. Moreno and Robert Wilton.

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The consumption of drugs and alcohol, and the pleasures and problems arising from this consumption, can be understood as embedded and constitutive elements of social, family, and recreational life. At the same time, they are key sites of intervention for a broad array of state and non-state actors focused on regulation, treatment, and recovery. This edited volume showcases current research on the complex social and cultural geographies of drugs and alcohol.

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