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What we can do about drug abuse.

Jules Saltman

What we can do about drug abuse.

by Jules Saltman

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug abuse.,
  • Narcotics, Control of.,
  • Drug abuse -- Treatment.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by Public Affairs Committee, New York.

    SeriesPublic affairs pamphlet no. 390, Public affairs pamphlet (Public Affairs Committee) -- no. 390.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC101 .P78 no. 390
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17944281M
    LC Control Number73012536

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    Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood. This guide, intended for parents, practitioners, and policymakers, begins with a list of 7 principles addressing the specific ways in which early interventions can have positive effects on development; these principles reflect findings on the influence of intervening early with vulnerable populations, on the course of child. The book?s thorough coverage includes the history of drugs, the impact on society, the pharmacological impact of drugs on the body, policy implications, the criminal justice system response, drug business, drug law enforcement, theories of use, and -- of course -- the effects, treatment, and prevention of Edition: 7th

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