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An adaptation of Levinthalrs"sDrugs, Behavior and Modern Society 5e, the second edition of this successful, widely-regarded, highly readable and pedagogy-oriented textbook on drug use and abuse is oriented toward a sociological/psychological perspective, with particular attention to issues related to drug-related crime and the criminal justice system.
Table of Contents
|Drugs and Criminal Justice|
|An Introduction to Drug Use and Abuse|
|Two Ways of Looking at Drugs and Behavior|
|History of Drug Use and Drug Legislation|
|Drugs in the Early Times|
|Theoretical Perspectives on Drug Use and Abuse|
|Legally Restricted Drugs in Our Society|
|The Major Stimulants: Cocaine and Amphetamines|
|The History of Cocaine|
|Narcotics: Opium, Heroin, and Synthetic Opiates|
|Opium in History|
|LSD and other Hallucinogens|
|A Matter of Definition|
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