Drugs And Society / Edition 11

Drugs And Society / Edition 11

by Glen R. Hanson, Peter J. Venturelli, Annette E. Fleckenstein
     
 

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binding type PB

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ISBN-13:
9781449613693
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
06/29/2011
Pages:
618
Sales rank:
670,235
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Introduction to Drugs and Society2
Ch. 2Explaining Drug Use and Abuse34
Ch. 3Drug Use, Regulation, and the Law64
Ch. 4Addictive Behavior and Treating Drug Dependence90
Ch. 5Homeostatic Systems and Drugs112
Ch. 6How and Why Drugs Work132
Ch. 7CNS Depressants: Sedative-Hypnotics158
Ch. 8Alcohol: Pharmacological Effects180
Ch. 9Alcohol: A Behavioral Perspective200
Ch. 10Narcotics (Opioids)236
Ch. 11Stimulants262
Ch. 12Tobacco300
Ch. 13Hallucinogens (Psychedelics)334
Ch. 14Marijuana362
Ch. 15Inhalants394
Ch. 16Over-the-Counter (OTC), Prescription, and Herbal Drugs406
Ch. 17Drug Use Within Major Subcultures440
Ch. 18Drug Use/Abuse Prevention492
App. AFederal Agencies with Drug Abuse Missions519
App. BSome National Organizations in the Addictions521
App. CDrug Use and Abuse522
Index529

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