Drugs Across the Spectrum (with InfoTrac)

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 5/26/2005
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
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I. AN OVERALL PERSPECTIVE. 1. Drugs in Perspective. 2. Drugs in Contemporary Society. 3. Motivation for Drug Use. 4. Drugs and the Law. 5. The Pharmacology and Physiology of Drug Use. II. CATEGORIES OF DRUGS. 6. Alcohol. 7. Tobacco. 8. Narcotics. 9. Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs. 10. Psychotherapeutic Drugs. 11. Stimulants: Cocaine, Amphetamines, and Caffeine. 12. Marijuana. 13. Hallucinogens. 14. Over-the-Counter Drugs. III. TREATMENT AND PREVENTION. 15. Substance Abuse Treatment. 16. Drug Prevention and Education. Bibliography. Answers. Glossary. Index.

Table of Contents

An Overall Perspective
Drugs in Perspective
Drugs in Contemporary Society
Motivation for Drug Use
Drugs and the Law
The Pharmacology and Physiology of Drug Use
Categories of Drugs
Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs
Psychotherapeutic Drugs
Stimulants: Cocaine, Amphetamines, and Caffeine
Over-the-Counter Drugs
Treatment and Prevention
Substance Abuse Treatment
Drug Prevention and Education
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