The Resource Drug policy and the public good, Thomas Babor [and others]

Drug policy and the public good, Thomas Babor [and others]

Label
Drug policy and the public good
Title
Drug policy and the public good
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Babor [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written by an international group of addiction scientists, this book is intended to improve the links between addiction science and drug policy. It presents the accumulated scientific knowledge on drug use research that has a direct relevance to the development of drug policy at local, national and international levels
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
362.291561
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5801
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
specialized
Label
Drug policy and the public good, Thomas Babor [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Framing the issues -- Matters of substance -- The international dimensions of drug use -- Harms associated with illicit drug use -- Illegal markets : the economics of drug distribution and social harm -- The legal market : prescription and diversion of psychopharmaceuticals -- Strategies and interventions to reduce drug use and related harm : section overview -- Preventing illicit drug use by young people -- Health and social services for drug users -- Supply control -- Criminalization and decriminalization of drug use or possession -- Prescription regimes and other measures to control misuse of psychopharmaceuticals -- Drug policy and control at the international level -- The variety of national drug policies -- Health and social services for drug users : systems issues -- Summary and conclusions
Control code
ocn646051621
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 338 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199557127
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37526029
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646051621
  • oso0191575704

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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