Up-to-date and student-oriented, Goldbergas four-color text encourages students to examine the motivation for drug use, social implications of drug use, legal ramifications, and factors affecting how drugs interact with the human body. It provides a look at the history and culture surrounding drug use and abuse, key information regarding specific types of drugs, and a review of drug treatment, education, and prevention approaches and programs. Utilizing active learning features like Fact or Fiction and Thinking Critically questions, DRUGS ACROSS THE SPECTRUM, SIXTH EDITION engages and educates students about the topics and issues related to drugs in society. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Drugs such as alcohol are often used for social reasons. Social-recreational users do not tend to ... to drink alcohol excessively. A student who has to write a 10-page paper that is due the next day might take amphetamines to stay up all night.
|Title||:||Drugs Across the Spectrum|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2009-05-18|