Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior, Volume 1: A-C (3rd Edition)


The Encyclopedia of gear, Alcohol, and Addictive habit, third variation updates and expands upon the award-winning moment variation of this set, addressing social, scientific, criminal, and political matters concerning substance use and addictive habit. New essays record on modern socio-political subject matters akin to the function of gear and alcohol within the media, the superiority of gear within the foreign activities and style industries, the connection among drug trafficking and terrorism, and the influence of the web on drug and alcohol use. The 3rd version additionally expands overseas insurance of old and glossy views on drug, alcohol, and tobacco use in additional than 30 nations and areas, together with the Caribbean, the center East, and China. the various 545 topical entries are more desirable by means of statistical charts, graphs, tables, and photographs.

Published via Macmillan Reference united states, this new version used to be constructed less than the suggestions of Editors Pamela Korsmeyer and Henry R. Kranzler. Pamela Korsmeyer has written approximately dependancy, drug keep watch over and federal coverage, in addition to on foreign improvement. Dr. Kranzler is a professor of psychiatry and software director of the final scientific study heart on the collage of Connecticut institution of drugs. He has authored or co-authored greater than three hundred magazine articles, booklet chapters, and different publications.

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