The Resource Chemical dependency, Roman Espejo, book editor

Chemical dependency, Roman Espejo, book editor

Label
Chemical dependency
Title
Chemical dependency
Statement of responsibility
Roman Espejo, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the issues regarding chemical dependency and substance abuse, including what causes the dependency, if drug treatment programs are effective, and what proper legislative measures should be taken
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.29
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4998
LC item number
.C444 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Espejo, Roman
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Substance abuse
  • Substance abuse
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Chemical dependency, Roman Espejo, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-197) and index
Contents
  • Maureen Martin,
  • Joseph L. Bast
  • Prescription drug abuse is a serious problem
  • National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • The media have exaggerated the prescription drug abuse crisis
  • Maia Szalavitz
  • Ch.1 Is chemical dependency a serious problem? :
  • Teen drug abuse has increased
  • Biotech Week
  • Some teen drug abuse has decreased
  • Monitoring the Future
  • Smoking causes significant health problems
  • National Cancer Institute
  • Smoking-related health problems are exaggerated
  • as told to
  • Daniel Akst
  • Addiction is caused by genetic and environmental factors
  • Claudia Wallis
  • Ch.2 What causes chemical dependency? :
  • Addiction is a brain disease
  • Michael Craig Miller
  • Addiction is a chronic disorder
  • William L. White,
  • Thomas McClellan
  • Addiction is not a disease
  • Gene M. Heyman,
  • JoNel Aleccia
  • The
  • cocaine vaccine may be effective
  • Kayt Sukel
  • The
  • cocaine vaccine may not be effective
  • Rachel Saslow
  • Ch.3 What drug treatment and prevention programs are effective? :
  • Needle-exchange programs can reduce the transmission of HIV
  • Tina Rosenberg
  • Needle-exchange programs may not reduce the transmission of HIV
  • Robert John Araujo
  • Methadone is an effective treatment for heroin addiction
  • Ira J. Marion
  • Methadone can be dangerous
  • Drug courts are not a solution to the drug problem
  • Phillip Smith
  • Ch.4 Should drug laws be changed? : The
  • disparity in crack and powder cocaine sentences is necessary
  • Joseph I. Cassilly
  • The
  • disparity in crack and powder cocaine sentences is ineffective and unfair
  • Bill Piper
  • Drug courts are a promising solution to the drug problem
  • Peggy Fulton Hora
Control code
ocn663953680
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
211 p.
Isbn
9780737752151
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010040829
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1328846
  • (OCoLC)663953680
Label
Chemical dependency, Roman Espejo, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-197) and index
Contents
  • Maureen Martin,
  • Joseph L. Bast
  • Prescription drug abuse is a serious problem
  • National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • The media have exaggerated the prescription drug abuse crisis
  • Maia Szalavitz
  • Ch.1 Is chemical dependency a serious problem? :
  • Teen drug abuse has increased
  • Biotech Week
  • Some teen drug abuse has decreased
  • Monitoring the Future
  • Smoking causes significant health problems
  • National Cancer Institute
  • Smoking-related health problems are exaggerated
  • as told to
  • Daniel Akst
  • Addiction is caused by genetic and environmental factors
  • Claudia Wallis
  • Ch.2 What causes chemical dependency? :
  • Addiction is a brain disease
  • Michael Craig Miller
  • Addiction is a chronic disorder
  • William L. White,
  • Thomas McClellan
  • Addiction is not a disease
  • Gene M. Heyman,
  • JoNel Aleccia
  • The
  • cocaine vaccine may be effective
  • Kayt Sukel
  • The
  • cocaine vaccine may not be effective
  • Rachel Saslow
  • Ch.3 What drug treatment and prevention programs are effective? :
  • Needle-exchange programs can reduce the transmission of HIV
  • Tina Rosenberg
  • Needle-exchange programs may not reduce the transmission of HIV
  • Robert John Araujo
  • Methadone is an effective treatment for heroin addiction
  • Ira J. Marion
  • Methadone can be dangerous
  • Drug courts are not a solution to the drug problem
  • Phillip Smith
  • Ch.4 Should drug laws be changed? : The
  • disparity in crack and powder cocaine sentences is necessary
  • Joseph I. Cassilly
  • The
  • disparity in crack and powder cocaine sentences is ineffective and unfair
  • Bill Piper
  • Drug courts are a promising solution to the drug problem
  • Peggy Fulton Hora
Control code
ocn663953680
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
211 p.
Isbn
9780737752151
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010040829
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1328846
  • (OCoLC)663953680

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