ERIC Number: ED112294
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Drugs and Employment: Nonmedical Use of Drugs in Occupational and Industrial Settings. Research Issues 1.
Ferguson, Patricia, Ed.; And Others
The National Institute on Drug Abuse presents this booklet as the first in a series intended to summarize the empirical research findings and major theoretical approaches relating to the issues of drug use and abuse. This volume summarizes the major research findings concerning the effects of nonmedical drug use on employment. These findings provide the reader with the purpose, methodology, findings and conclusions of each study reviewed, and clarify the issues of drug use as it occurs in various professions, companies, the labor force in general and among addicts. Four reports on programs designed to control employee drug abuse are also summarized. (Author/SJL)
Descriptors: Drug Abuse, Drug Education, Employment Problems, Government Publications, Industry, Labor Market, Program Evaluation, Research, Research Reviews (Publications), Summative Evaluation
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: Documentation Associates, Los Angeles, CA.