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Think about drugs and society

Richard A. Hawley

Think about drugs and society

responding to an epidemic

by Richard A. Hawley

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Published by Walker in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Drug abuse -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Drug abuse -- United States -- Prevention -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Drug abuse.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the effects of drug abuse on the individual and on society and discusses what can be done to combat the problem.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-141) and index.

      StatementRichard A. Hawley.
      SeriesThe Think series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5809.5 .H38 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 149 p. :
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1537449M
      ISBN 100802781144, 0802773664
      LC Control Number91015730

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