This title looks at Marijuana and the pros and cons of making particular choices young people must make about their behavior. Up-to-date and detailed information make this a valuable books for understanding what is at stake.
About the Author
Jane Bingham is an experienced writer for young adults. She has written over 100 nonfiction books on a variety of topics. Jane has a first class degree in English Literature and an M. Phil in History of Art and is currently a Royal Literary Fund Fellow at Oxford Brookes University. She has two sons and three stepsons and lives in Oxford, England.
Table of Contents
Marijuana - what's the deal? The hemp plant Different forms What does marijuana do? Who uses marijuana? Why do people use marijuana? Short-term effects Getting hooked? Quitting Long-term effects Losing out Serious consequences A gateway drug? An ancient cure The marijuana business Marijuana and the law Should the law be changed? Marijuana and schools Help and advice.