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ERIC Number: ED156658
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Pages: 457
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Drugs, Society, and Human Behavior.
Ray, Oakley
The varied aspects of drugs, their source, abuse, chemical composition, and physical, personal, and social effects are explored. Seven units cover the following areas: (1) an overview on drug use, a brief history of drugs and discussion of social implications; (2) the human nervous system and the actions of drugs; (3) "nondrug drugs" such as alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, and overthecounter drugs; (4) the use and misuse of psychotherapeutic drugs; (5) the narcotic drugs; (6) the phantasticants; and (7) conclusions and discussion of drug use in modern society. (JD)
C.V. Mosby Co., ll830 Westline Industrial Drive, St. Louis, Mo. 63l4l ($9.50)
Publication Type: Books
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