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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 57.95
Sexual practices and drug use among the young are examined in this book, calling into question mainstream assumptions about ?adolescence?. Bringing together a range of cross-cultural and cross-national contributions, the book reveals both similarities and important differences that mark sexuality and drug use among young in different social and cultural... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
Illegal Leisure offers a unique insight into the role drug use now plays in British youth culture. The authors present the results of a five year longitudinal study into young people and drug taking. They argue that drugs are no longer used as a form of rebellious behaviour, but have been subsumed into wider, acceptable leisure activities. The new... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 21.95 US$ 13.17
The debate on the status and legality of cannabis continues to gain momentum. Here, personal anecdotes combined with academic and scientific reports combine to sharpen some of the fascinating philosophical issues associated with cannabis use. A frank, professionally informed and playful discussion of cannabis usage in relation to philosophical... more...
- Springer Milan 2006; US$ 12.27
La sclerosi multipla (SM) rappresenta la seconda causa di disabilità neurologica nel giovane adulto, dopo i traumi cranici. Negli ultimi anni, l'introduzione di nuovi farmaci, potenzialmente in grado di modificare il decorso della malattia, ha richiamato l'attenzione sui costi sociali della SM e sugli aspetti farmaco-economici. Si sono avanzati, da... more...
- Taylor and Francis 1999; US$ 78.95
It is generally acknowledged that the most cost-effective means of curtailing alcohol and drug abuse is prevention. Providing interventions to at-risk individuals before they develop serious problems with substance use is the most important component of the "war on drugs." Fortunately, the past decade has seen a dramatic increase in the quantity and... more...
- Garrett County Press 2015; US$ 2.90
Bud.com and Garrett County Press present a new electronic edition of the classic High in America, the definitive history of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML). This is the story of the birth of contemporary pot politics. Veteran journalist Patrick Anderson, in spectacular detail, recounts how a young lawyer from a... more...
- Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 17.99 US$ 15.47
This compact and innovative book tackles one of the central issues in drug policy: the lack of a coherent conceptual structure for our thinking about drugs. Battin and her contributors lay a foundation for a wiser drug policy by promoting consistency and coherency in the discussion of drug issues and by encouraging a unique dialogue across disciplines.... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 25.47
Der Verkauf von Arzneimitteln außerhalb von Apotheken unterliegt strengen Richtlinien. Im Einzelhandel ist es daher Voraussetzung, die entsprechende Sachkenntnis zu erwerben und im Rahmen einer Prüfung von der IHK bestätigen zu lassen. Der Nachweis der Sachkunde umfasst umfangreiches Wissen zu Pflanzen, Chemikalien, Darreichungsformen und fachkundiger... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 50.00
An enlightening discussion of the major issues related to the prevention and treatment of adolescent substance abuse. Information-packed chapters lend a new perspective to the field and suggest implications for practice in services for youth. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95
Using the best scientific evidence, Drugs: America's Holy War explores the impact and cost of America?s "War on Drugs" ? both in tax spending and in human terms. Is it possible that US drug policies are helping to proliferate, not prevent, a multitude of social ills including: homicide, property crime, the spread of AIDS, the contamination of drugs,... more...