Drugs and Society

Drugs and Society

by Marshall Cavendish Corporation Staff (Contribution by)

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Overview

This three-volume set for grades 10 and up covers causes of abuse and addiction, the prospects for treatment, and the consequences of drug abuse throughout society. It contains 295 signed articles, glossaries, indexes, and tables of drugs. Sidebars deal with: legal and chemical classification, alternate names, forms & methods of consumption, short-term and long-term effects, and signs of abuse. Color photos, diagrams, and tables clarify and entertain. References comprise books, Web sites, and hotlines. The work will be well-used in school, community college and public libraries. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761475996
Publisher: Cavendish, Marshall Corporation
Publication date: 09/01/2005

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