The Resource Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen

Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen

Label
Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy
Title
Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics
Title remainder
a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy
Statement of responsibility
Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Revised and updated edition that analyses how the Office of National Drug Control Policy employs statistics to misleadingly claim the War on Drugs is a success"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.450973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5825
LC item number
.R63 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
Label
Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- About America's drug war -- Methodology -- Claims about reducing drug use -- Claims about disrupting drug markets and claims about costs of drug abuse -- A fair assessment of America's drug war -- Conclusions and policy recommendations
Control code
ocn865508151
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 310 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781438448398
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35552852
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)865508151
  • pebcs1438448392

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