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Drug use and abuse : a comprehensive introduction, Howard Abadinsky, St. John's University

Label
Drug use and abuse : a comprehensive introduction
Title
Drug use and abuse
Title remainder
a comprehensive introduction
Statement of responsibility
Howard Abadinsky, St. John's University
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Has edition
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.290973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5825
LC item number
.A6325 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Drug use and abuse : a comprehensive introduction, Howard Abadinsky, St. John's University
Publication
Note
Revision of author's Drug abuse. c1989
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-381) and indexes
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. An introduction to drug use and abuse -- Legal vs. illegal : nicotine and alcohol -- Drugs, drug use, drug abuse : the definition issue -- Drugs use continuum -- Drugs and crime -- Drug use and violence -- Estimating the extent of drug use -- National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) -- Monitoring the Future (MTF) -- Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) -- Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring (ADAM) -- 2. The biology of psychoactive substances -- Psychoactive substances and the central nervous system -- The brain -- Neurons -- Neurotransmitters -- Biological theories of drug use and abuse -- Polydrug use -- Drug ingestion -- Tolerance -- Drug cues -- Drug use and pregnancy -- Heroin -- Cocaine -- Tobacco -- Alcohol -- 3. Depressants -- Endorphins -- Stress and addiction -- Heroin -- Medicinal morphine -- Medical use of heroin -- Oxycodone -- Barbiturates -- Medical use of barbiturates -- Benzodiazepines -- Medical use of benzodiazepines -- Methaqualone -- Alcohol -- Genetic influence on alcohol use -- Alcohol tolerance and withdrawal -- Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders -- Rohypnol -- GHB and GBL -- Kratom -- Analogs -- Fentanyl -- 4. Stimulants -- Cocaine -- Coca paste and cocaine combinations -- Crack -- Medical use of cocaine -- Amphetamine -- Effects of methamphetamine -- Medical use of amphetamines -- Khat and synthetic cathinones -- Bath salts -- BZP (1-Benzylpiperazine) -- Nicotine -- Nicotine tolerance and withdrawal -- Herbal stimulants -- Caffeine -- 5. Hallucinogens, marijuana, inhalants, and prescription drugs -- Hallucinogens -- Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) -- Bromo-dragonfly -- Phencyclidine (PCP) -- Mushrooms and cactus -- Ecstasy -- Ketamine -- Salvia -- Marijuana -- Effects of cannabis -- Synthetic marijuana -- Inhalants -- Nonmedical use of prescription and over-the-counter drugs -- Stimulants : the case of ritalin -- Prescription drug abuse -- The treatment of pain and prescription drug abuse -- Neuroenhancers -- 6. Psychology and sociology of drug use -- Psychology of drug use and abuse -- Psychoanalytic theory and drug abuse -- Stages of psychological development -- Divisions of the psyche -- Drug use and adolescence -- Behaviorism/learning theory -- Operant conditioning -- Behavior modification -- Sociology of drug use and abuse -- Stages of drug use -- Alcohol -- Heroin and cocaine -- Anomie/strain -- Differential association -- Social control theory -- Subcultures and cultural deviance -- Symbolic interactionism/labeling --
  • 7. Preventing and treating drug use -- Prevention -- Models for prevention -- Information model -- Affective model -- Social influence model -- Prevention research -- Technical problems and criticisms -- Drug testing -- Treatment -- The cure industry -- Medication-assisted treatment -- Chemical detoxification -- Therapy -- Behavior modification -- Motivational interviewing (MI) -- Drug treatment programs -- Evaluating treatment effectiveness -- 8. History of drug use and drug legislation -- Alcohol and the Temperance Movement -- National prohibition -- Opium : a long history -- Morphine and heroin -- China and the Opium Wars -- The Chinese problem and the American response -- The Pure Food and Drug Act -- China and the International Opium Conference -- The Harrison Act -- Case law results -- Narcotic clinics and enforcement -- The Uniform Drug Act -- Cocaine -- Nineteenth Century -- cocaine in the Twentieth Century -- Marijuana -- Early marijuana legislation and literature -- Counterculture use and changing laws -- Amphetamine -- Barbiturates -- Tranquilizers and sedatives -- Hallucinogens -- Government action after World War II -- A turn toward treatment -- Comprehensive Drug Use Prevention and Control Act of 1970 -- Drug scare of the 1980s -- The Twenty-First Century -- 9. Drug trafficking -- The terrorism connection -- Colombia -- Heroin trafficking in Colombia -- Mexico -- Golden Triangle -- Golden Crescent -- Smuggling -- Domestic drug business -- Money laundering -- 10. Drug laws and law enforcement -- Constitutional restraints -- The Fourth Amendment and the Exclusionary Rule -- Jurisdictional limitations -- International efforts -- Corruption -- Statutes and legal requirements -- Conspiracy -- Tax laws -- Money laundering -- Seizure and forfeiture -- Drug law enforcement agencies -- Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) -- Federal bureau of Investigation (FBI) -- Customs and Border Protection (CBP) -- Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) -- Coast Guard -- Internal Revenue Service -- U.S. Marshals Service -- Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) -- Bureau of Land Management & National Park Service, Department of the Interior -- U.S. forest Service, Department of Agriculture -- Postal Inspection Service -- Department of Defense (DOD) -- INTERPOL -- Street-level law enforcement -- Issues in drug law enforcement -- 11. United States drug policy -- Incongruities between facts and policies -- Supply reduction through the criminal sanction -- A racist drug war? -- Would changing the penalties help? -- Improving drug law enforcement -- Supply reduction by controlling drugs at their source -- Crop eradication or substitution -- Drug enforcement and foreign policy -- Demand reduction by criminal prosecution for fetal liability -- Demand reduction through treatment and supervision -- Medical marijuana -- Measuring the results of policy changes -- 12. Decriminalization, legalization, and harm reduction -- decriminalization and legalization -- The pros -- The cons -- Policy : focus on causes -- Models of legalization -- Medical maintenance -- Marijuana policy -- Needle exchange programs -- Harm reduction -- The Netherlands -- Portugal -- Austria -- Switzerland -- Canada -- Harm reduction education
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
Eighth edition.
Extent
xv, 399 pages
Isbn
9781285070278
Isbn Type
(hardbacks)
Lccn
2012946171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
Formerly held by the Health and Learning Resource Center at RMC Health, funded by the Colorado Department of Human Services Office of Behavioral Health.
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)853286887
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