Substance abuse : a reference handbook

Book
Published 2010
Item Details
Summary:

Examines the background and history of substance abuse, looks at problems, controversies, and solutions related to drug abuse, provides a world perspective on the issue, and includes a chronology, biographical sketches of activists, advocates, and legislators, data and documents, a directory of organizations, and resources, although mainly directed at (and drawing their data from), the United States of America.

ISBN:
9781598845099
Publisher, Date:
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2010.
Description:
xvii, 298 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-279) and index.
Contents:
Background and history
Problems, controversies, and solutions
Worldwide perspective
Chronology
Biographical sketches
Data and documents
Organizations
Resources.
LCCN:
2010007451
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