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ERIC Number: ED016630
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Pages: 137
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Reference Count: 0
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DRUG ABUSE, A SOURCE BOOK AND GUIDE FOR TEACHERS.
HILL, PATRICIA J.; KITZINGER, ANGELA
THIS SOURCEBOOK CONTAINS INFORMATION TO HELP TEACHERS INSTRUCT ABOUT DRUGS AND DISCOURAGE DRUG ABUSE. THE INFORMATION IS APPLICABLE TO ANY GROUP OR GRADE LEVEL BUT IT IS PRIMARILY DIRECTED AT A K-12 PROGRAM. THE CONTENT HAS BEEN SELECTED, ORGANIZED, AND PRESENTED IN TERMS OF PRESUMED TEACHER NEED AND IS NOT INTENDED FOR DIRECT PUPIL USE. INFORMATION HAS BEEN DRAWN FROM MEDICAL, LEGAL, GOVERNMENTAL, AND OTHER SOURCES AND HAS BEEN ADAPTED FOR EDUCATIONAL USE. EXCESSIVE USE OF SCIENTIFIC TERMINOLOGY HAS BEEN AVOIDED. THE MATERIAL IS DIVIDED INTO THREE MAJOR DIVISIONS. PART 1 DEALS WITH (1) DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES INCLUDING BARBITURATES, AMPHETAMINES, VOLATILE CHEMICALS, MARIHUANA, LSD, AND NARCOTICS, AND (2) THE PEOPLE WHO BECOME DEPENDENT UPON THESE DRUGS. PART 2 DEALS WITH LEGISLATION AND OTHER SOCIETAL EFFORTS TO CONTROL AND SOLVE THE PROBLEMS OF DRUG ABUSE. PART 3 SURVEYS EDUCATIONAL PROBLEMS AND SUGGESTS GUIDELINES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS DESIGNED TO PREVENT DRUG ABUSE. ALSO INCLUDED ARE DEFINITIONS OF KEY TERMS, DRUG ABUSE JARGON, OBJECTIVE TEST ITEMS, AND SELECTED REFERENCES. (DS)
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Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Identifiers: CALIFORNIA