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Title Drug abuse / Arthur Gillard, book editor.

Published Detroit : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2013].


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson TB  362.2 DRUG    AVAILABLE
Physical description 114 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Series Issues that concern you.
Issues that concern you.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-108) and index.
Contents An overview of drug abuse and dependence / Genevieve Pham-Kanter and Teresa G. Odle -- Drug abusers are often victims of a mental illness / Harold Koplewicz -- People are responsible for their decision to abuse drugs / Ashley Hames -- Social and environmental conditions cause drug addiction / Gabor Maté -- Drug war madness / Laura Carlsen -- All drugs should be legalized / John Stossel -- Effective education programs are successful in preventing drug abuse / The Economist -- Spiritual meaning is needed to combat drug abuse / Jeremy Egerer -- Straightening the Irish our about addiction / Stanton Peele -- Prescription drug abuse is a growing problem / Jeneba Ghatt -- Attempts to prevent people from abusing prescription drugs are harming legitimate users / Jacob Sullum -- A teenage girl describes her experience with heroin addiction / Anonymous, as told to Jane Bianchi.
Other author Gillard, Arthur, editor.
Subject Teenagers -- Drug use -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Drug abuse -- United States -- Prevention -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780737762907 (hbk.)
073776290X (hbk.)