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    Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 34.99

    Acknowledgements. 1. Introduction. Part I: The Development, Composition and Behavior of the World Opiate Market. 2. The Past as Prologue: The Development of the World Opiate Market and Rise of the International Control Regime. 3. 4. Did the Taliban's Ban Really Matter?. 5. Keeping Track of Opiate Flows. Part II: Country Studies. 6. Afghanistan... more...

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    Allen & Unwin 2009; US$ 22.68

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  • Chasing the Highby Kyle Keegan; Howard Moss

    Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 8.99

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  • Drugs and Justiceby Margaret P. Battin; Erik Luna; Arthur G. Lipman; Paul M. Gahlinger; Douglas E. Rollins; Jeanette C. Roberts

    Oxford University Press, USA 2007; US$ 14.99

    This compact and innovative book tackles one of the central issues in drug policy: the lack of a coherent conceptual structure for thinking about drugs. Drugs generally fall into one of seven categories: prescription, over the counter, alternative medicine, common-use drugs like alcohol, tobacco and caffeine; religious-use, sports enhancement; and... more...

  • Thinking Simply About Addictionby Richard Sandor

    Penguin Group US 2009; US$ 14.95

    This profound yet practical guide by a veteran recovery professional goes further than any other book in pinpointing why addictions are so tenacious, how we all suffer from them to a greater or lesser extent, and the true, time-tested steps toward freeing yourself. No social problem today causes greater confusion than addiction. Whatever form it... more...

  • Governing the Heroin Tradeby Melissa Bull

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 134.95

    Examining the historical, economic and political context for the current prohibition of particular drugs, this study investigates the problem of drug control and provides a systematic analysis of the development of the international system of regulation. It identifies the political rationalities that provided the basis of that system and positions... more...

  • Ashes to Ashesby Richard Kluger

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 25.00

    No book before this one has rendered the story of cigarettes -- mankind's most common self-destructive instrument and its most profitable consumer product -- with such sweep and enlivening detail. Here for the first time, in a story full of the complexities and contradictions of human nature, all the strands of the historical process -- financial,... more...

  • Addiction Research Methodsby Peter G. Miller; John Strang; Peter M. Miller

    Wiley 2010; US$ 95.99

    Addiction Research Methods is a comprehensive handbook for health professionals, policy-makers and researchers working and training in the field of addiction. The book provides a clear, comprehensive and practical guide to research design, methods and analysis within the context of the field of alcohol and other drugs. The reader is introduced to... more...

  • Legalizing Marijuanaby RUDOLPH GERBER

    ABC-CLIO 2004; US$ 55.00

    This book is a frontal assault on the federal government's almost century-long campaign against marijuana in all its forms?cultivation, growing, selling, and recreational and medicinal use. Beginning with the anti-pot campaign of the first unofficial drug czar, Harry Anslinger, in the 1930s and continuing wiht only minor differences in emphasis through... more...

  • Addictionby Howard Padwa; Jacob A. Cunningham

    ABC-CLIO 2010; US$ 85.00

    Addiction: A Reference Encyclopedia offers straight talk and clear answers on a topic often sensationalized in the media and politicized during campaigns. Drawing from a wide variety of sources, it provides readers with a concise yet thorough review of what we know about all kinds of addictive behavior.||Addiction surveys both the science of addiction... more...