Children of Addiction: Research, Health and Public Policy Issues

Children of Addiction: Research, Health and Public Policy Issues

by Hiram E. Fitzgerald
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0815338996

ISBN-13: 9780815338994

Pub. Date: 09/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book is part of a three book series that resulted from the round tables described above. The book reports important original research, and the individual papers included are consistently well written. They reflect on the larger social implications of the research undertaken, as well as the biological and psychological effects on the children involved. It

Overview

This book is part of a three book series that resulted from the round tables described above. The book reports important original research, and the individual papers included are consistently well written. They reflect on the larger social implications of the research undertaken, as well as the biological and psychological effects on the children involved. It will be useful in a broad array of courses on Alcoholism and/or Drugs and Behavior at the graduate level in schools of education, medicine, psychology or psychiatry, and public health or policy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815338994
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Series:
Garland Reference Library of Social Science Series, #1486
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1470L (what's this?)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface

Contributors

List of Tables and Figures

1. Are there Dose Effects of Prenatal Cocaine Exposure on Children's Bodies and Brains? - Deborah A. Frank, Marilyn Augustyn, Mark Mirochnick, Tripler Pell, and Barry S. Zuckerman

2. Prenatal Cocaine Exposure and Child Outcome: From Research to Public Policy - Linda L. LaGasse and Barry M. Lester

3. Parenting and Parent-Child Relationships in Families Affected by Substance Abuse - Sydney Lynn Hans

4. Assessing Vulnerability to Moderate Levels of Prenatal Alcohol Exposure - Sandra W. Jacobson and Joseph L. Jacobson

5. The teratologic Model of the Effects of Prenatal Alcohol Exposure - Nancy L. Day and Gale A. Richardson

6. The Clinical and Social Ecology of Childhood for Children of Alcoholics: Description of a Study and Implications for a Differentiated Social Policy - Robert A. Zucker, Hiram E. Fitzgerald, Susan K. Refior, Leon I. Puttler, Diane M. Pallas, and Deborah A. Ellis

7. American Indian Children of Alcoholics - Paul Spicer and Candace Fleming

8. Alcohol and Drug Use among African-American Youth - H. Elaine Rodney

9. Substance Use and Abuse Outcomes in Children of Alcoholics: From Adolescence to Young Adulthood - Laurie Chassin and Aaron Belz

Author Index

Subject Index

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