ERIC Number: ED049982
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Drugs and Youth. Teaching Social Studies in an Age of Crisis, No. 1.
Wolk, Donald J., Ed.
This pamphlet was written for social studies teachers to inform and stimulate the creative programing of drug education. Chapters written by the editor were: 1) Why drugs?; 2) The Drugs of Concern; 3) Excessive Drug Use: Signs, Symptoms, and Family-Related Factors; and, 4) Four Rules for Teaching about Drugs. Other authors and chapter titles are: 1) Drugs in the High School: A Student Research Report, by James Velleman and Theodore Lawrence; 2) Social and Political Aspects of Drug Use, by George R. Edison; 3) Socio-Legal Policies on Drugs, by William H. McGlothlin and Louis J. West; 4) and Drug Education in Grades Ten, Eleven, and Twelve, by Sandra K. Florstedt. The appendix includes: a chart listing drugs, medical uses, symptoms; a drug glossary; a selected annotated bibliography; a discussion and listing of drug films; and, examples of drug education curricula. (VLW)
Descriptors: Drug Abuse, Drug Addiction, Drug Education, Drug Legislation, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Health Education, Instructional Films, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Units of Study
National Council for the Social Studies, 1201 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($2.25)
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Authoring Institution: National Council for the Social Studies, Washington, DC.