ERIC Number: EJ374167
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Sociology and American Drug Policy.
Inciardi, James A.
American Sociologist, v18 n2 p179-88 Sum 1987
States that, although sociologists have made contributions to the drug abuse research literature, they have been absent in the formulation of drug policy. Argues that sociologists should take a pragmatic approach, using the tools of their science within the context of existing policy, to reduce drug abuse and thereby limit the need for punitive controls. (Author/BSR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A