The Resource Drug abuse : opposing viewpoints, James D. Torr, book editor ; Scott Barbour, assistant editor, Jennifer A. Hurley, assistant editor

Drug abuse : opposing viewpoints, James D. Torr, book editor ; Scott Barbour, assistant editor, Jennifer A. Hurley, assistant editor

Label
Drug abuse : opposing viewpoints
Title
Drug abuse
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
James D. Torr, book editor ; Scott Barbour, assistant editor, Jennifer A. Hurley, assistant editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"By presenting a wide variety of opinions on the topic, this book aims to give the reader an understanding of the issues surrounding drug abuse and why efforts to deal with the problem are often so controversial."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.29/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5825
LC item number
.D7735 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1963-
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Torr, James D.
  • Barbour, Scott
  • Hurley, Jennifer A.
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug abuse
  • Teenagers
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Teenagers
  • United States
  • Drug abuse.
  • Teengaers
  • Drug abuse
Label
Drug abuse : opposing viewpoints, James D. Torr, book editor ; Scott Barbour, assistant editor, Jennifer A. Hurley, assistant editor
Link
https://archive.org/details/isbn_9780737700503
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-171) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Drug abuse is a serious problem / Michelle Johnson -- The problem of drug abuse is exaggerated / Seth Stevenson -- Teen drug use is increasing / The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse -- Teen drug use is not increasing / Mike Males -- Marijuana use by adolescents is a serious problem / Center for substance abuse prevention -- Marijuana use by adolescents is not a serious problem / Paul Armentano -- Drug education discourages adolescent drug abuse / Glenn Levant -- Drug education does not discourage adolescent drug abuse / Katherine Kersten -- Employee drug testing reduces drug abuse / Ira Lipman -- Employee drug testing is unconstitutional and ineffective / American Civil Liberties Union -- Ad campaigns will deter teenage drug abuse / Brad Owen -- Ad campaigns will not deter teenage drug abuse / Ryan H. Sager -- Treatment programs have been proven to reduce drug abuse / Office of National Drug Control Policy -- Treatment programs have not been proven to reduce drug abuse / Fred Reed -- The war on drugs has failed / Joseph McNamara -- The war on drugs can succeed / Barry R. McCaffrey -- The United States should abandon the war on drugs / David Boaz -- The United States should continue the war on drugs / Charles E. Grassley -- U.S. Drug policy should incorporate principles of harm reduction / Ethan A. Nadelmann -- U.S. drug policy should not incorporate principles of harm reduction / Robert L. Maginnis, Sally Satel -- Drugs should be legalized / Libertarian party -- Drugs should not be legalized / Dan Quayle -- Legalizing drugs would reduce crime without dramatically increasing drug abuse / Joshua Wolf Shenk -- Legalizing drugs would not reduce crime and would dramatically increase drug abuse / Jill Jones
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035674478
Label
Drug abuse : opposing viewpoints, James D. Torr, book editor ; Scott Barbour, assistant editor, Jennifer A. Hurley, assistant editor
Link
https://archive.org/details/isbn_9780737700503
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-171) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Drug abuse is a serious problem / Michelle Johnson -- The problem of drug abuse is exaggerated / Seth Stevenson -- Teen drug use is increasing / The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse -- Teen drug use is not increasing / Mike Males -- Marijuana use by adolescents is a serious problem / Center for substance abuse prevention -- Marijuana use by adolescents is not a serious problem / Paul Armentano -- Drug education discourages adolescent drug abuse / Glenn Levant -- Drug education does not discourage adolescent drug abuse / Katherine Kersten -- Employee drug testing reduces drug abuse / Ira Lipman -- Employee drug testing is unconstitutional and ineffective / American Civil Liberties Union -- Ad campaigns will deter teenage drug abuse / Brad Owen -- Ad campaigns will not deter teenage drug abuse / Ryan H. Sager -- Treatment programs have been proven to reduce drug abuse / Office of National Drug Control Policy -- Treatment programs have not been proven to reduce drug abuse / Fred Reed -- The war on drugs has failed / Joseph McNamara -- The war on drugs can succeed / Barry R. McCaffrey -- The United States should abandon the war on drugs / David Boaz -- The United States should continue the war on drugs / Charles E. Grassley -- U.S. Drug policy should incorporate principles of harm reduction / Ethan A. Nadelmann -- U.S. drug policy should not incorporate principles of harm reduction / Robert L. Maginnis, Sally Satel -- Drugs should be legalized / Libertarian party -- Drugs should not be legalized / Dan Quayle -- Legalizing drugs would reduce crime without dramatically increasing drug abuse / Joshua Wolf Shenk -- Legalizing drugs would not reduce crime and would dramatically increase drug abuse / Jill Jones
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035674478

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