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Drugs in society : causes, concepts, and control, Michael D. Lyman, (electronic resource)

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Drugs in society : causes, concepts, and control
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Drugs in society
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causes, concepts, and control
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Michael D. Lyman
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Contents
  • Tobacco Trends
  • Hallucinogens
  • Lysergic Acid Diethylamide
  • Peyote and Mescaline
  • Newer Hallucinogens
  • Ecstasy (MDMA)
  • Phencyclidine and Related Drugs
  • Ketamine
  • Narcotics
  • Narcotics of Natural Origin
  • Opium
  • This Book's Theme
  • Morphine
  • Codeine
  • Thebaine
  • Semisynthetic Narcotics
  • Heroin
  • Heroin and the Brain
  • Hydromorphone
  • Oxycodone
  • Hydrocodone
  • Synthetic Narcotics
  • Overview of the Drug Crisis
  • Meperidine
  • Dextropropoxyphene
  • Fentanyl
  • Pentazocine
  • Butorphanol
  • Narcotics Treatment Drugs
  • Methadone
  • Levo Alphacetylmethadol
  • Buprenorphine
  • Cannabis
  • Drugs and the Family
  • Marijuana
  • Is Marijuana a "Gateway Drug"?
  • Hashish
  • Hash Oil
  • Steroids
  • Inhalants
  • K2 or "Spice"
  • Diet Drugs
  • Summary
  • ch. 4
  • Teen Drug Abuse---Monitoring the Future Studies
  • The Illicit Drug Trade
  • Modern-Day Illicit Drug Trafficking
  • The Globalization of Drug Abuse
  • The Andean War on Drugs
  • The Early Cartels
  • The Balloon Effect: The Spreading of Cultivation Areas and Smuggling Routes
  • The Cockroach Effect: Dispersion and Fragmentation of Drug-Trafficking Groups
  • The Economics of Drug Trafficking
  • Drug Prices
  • Demand Elasticity
  • Teens and Alcohol
  • Financing Drug Deals
  • Merchandising and Distribution of Illegal Drugs
  • Marketing Illicit Drugs
  • Distributing Illegal Drugs
  • Profit Margin
  • Open-Air Drug Markets
  • When and Where Open-Air Drug Markets Operate
  • The Structure of Open-Air Drug Markets
  • Supply and Demand
  • Street-Level Enforcement
  • Teens and Cigarettes
  • The International Perspective
  • Mexico as a Major Player
  • The Early Mexican--Colombian Alliance
  • Current Mexican Drug Cartels
  • Mexican Drug Smuggling
  • The Emergence of Mexican Meth
  • The Mexican Heroin Trade
  • Drug Enforcement in Mexico
  • Key Markets in the International Drug Trade
  • The International Cocaine Market
  • E-cigarettes
  • The Largest Cocaine Market: North America
  • The Second Largest Cocaine Market: Europe
  • The International Heroin Market
  • Heroin Source Areas
  • The Largest Heroin Market: Western Europe
  • The Second Largest Heroin Market: Russia
  • The International Stimulant Market
  • The International Cannabis Market
  • Drug Trafficking and Instability in Transit Countries
  • Summary
  • Teens and Illicit Drugs
  • ch. 5
  • Domestic Drug Production
  • The Pharmaceutical Drug Industry
  • Pharmaceutical Fraud
  • The Business of Painkilling
  • The Doctor's Dilemma
  • The Cost Crisis
  • The Cost of Prescription Misuse
  • The Drug Approval Dilemma
  • Adverse Drug Reaction
  • MDMA
  • Domestic Marijuana Cultivation
  • Business Considerations
  • Types of Domestic Marijuana
  • Hydroponic Cultivation
  • Outdoor Cultivation
  • Indoor Cultivation
  • Clandestine Laboratories
  • The Growing Meth Menace
  • Categories of Illicit Laboratories
  • Precursor Chemicals
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Heroin
  • Meth Lab Clean-up
  • Pharmaceutical Diversion
  • The Extent of the Problem
  • Crime, Emergency Room Visits, and Rising Public Welfare Costs
  • Prescription Pain Medications and Newborns
  • The Scammer
  • The Fat Lady Scam
  • The Breast Cancer Scam
  • The Toothache Scam
  • The Altered Script Scam
  • Marijuana
  • Doctors as Offenders
  • Theft of Drugs
  • Substituting Drugs
  • Addressing the Problem
  • Problems in Diversion Investigations
  • The Drug Audit
  • Summary
  • ch. 6
  • Drugs and Crime
  • Drug Use and Predatory Crime
  • Synthetic Marijuana
  • Drugs and Violent Crime
  • The Relationship Between Drugs and Drug-Related Violence
  • Factors Promoting Crime and Illegal Drugs
  • Other Factors
  • Police Corruption
  • Preconditions for Corruption
  • Types of Police Corruption
  • Drug Corruption in New York City
  • The Knapp Commission
  • The Mollen Commission
  • Amphetamine
  • Drug Corruption in Texas
  • Drug Corruption in California
  • Institutional Corruption
  • Fighting Police Corruption
  • Money Laundering
  • Current Money-Laundering Trends
  • Overview
  • Colombia
  • Mexico
  • Mexican Money-Laundering Techniques: The Black Peso System
  • Prescription Drugs
  • The Laundering Specialists
  • Concealment
  • Money-Laundering Techniques
  • Fighting Money Laundering
  • Summary
  • pt. II
  • Gangs and Drugs
  • ch. 7
  • Organized Crime and the Drug Trade
  • The Nature of Drug Trafficking
  • Other Drugs
  • Gangs
  • Recent Research Findings
  • Gang Membership
  • Gang Sophistication
  • Gang Types
  • Street Gangs
  • Prison Gangs
  • Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs
  • Criminal Activities
  • Financing Illicit Operations
  • America's Heroin Epidemic
  • Gang Communications
  • Alien Smuggling and Human Trafficking
  • Prostitution
  • Defining Organized Crime
  • The Criminal Group
  • The Protectors
  • Specialized Support
  • The Alien Conspiracy Theory
  • The Mafia
  • Drug Gangs as Organized Crime
  • Health Complications
  • Summary
  • ch. 8
  • Domestic Drug-Trafficking Organizations
  • Traditional Organized Crime: The Mafia
  • The Mafia's History
  • The Mafia and the Drug Trade
  • The Pizza Connection
  • The Mafia Wars
  • The Mafia Controversy
  • Historical Controversies
  • Why Do People Get High?
  • Research on Organized Crime
  • Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs
  • Bandidos Motorcycle Club
  • Black Pistons Motorcycle Club
  • Hells Angels Motorcycle Club
  • Mongols Motorcycle Club
  • Outlaws Motorcycle Club
  • Pagans Motorcycle Club
  • Sons of Silence
  • Vagos Motorcycle Club
  • The "Usefulness" of Drugs
  • Special Youth Gang Problems
  • Defining the Youth Gang
  • Gang Formation
  • Prison Gangs
  • Aryan Brotherhood (AB)
  • Barrio Azteca
  • Guerrilla Family
  • Dead Man Incorporated
  • The Four Horsemen, Tangos, and Tango Blast
  • Hermanos de Pistoleros Latinos
  • pt. I
  • The Natural High
  • Mexican Mafia (La EME)
  • Mexikanemi
  • Nazi Low Riders
  • Neta
  • Nuestra Familia
  • Public Enemy Number One
  • Texas Syndicate
  • Ancillary Trafficking Organizations
  • Summary
  • ch. 9
  • The Runner's High
  • Mexico and Other Transnational Drug-Trafficking Organizations
  • A Global Snapshot
  • Opiates
  • Cocaine
  • Cannabis
  • Mexican Dominance in the Global Drug Trade
  • The Evolution of Mexican Drug Trafficking
  • Drug Trafficking on the Southwest Border
  • Violence in Mexico
  • The Eight Major Mexican Cartels
  • Happy Hour
  • The Sinaloa Cartel
  • The Cartel de Jalisco Nueva Generacin (New Generation Jalisco Cartel or CJNG)
  • The Beltran-Leyva Organization (BLO)
  • The Los Zetas Cartel
  • The Gulf Cartel
  • The Juarez/La Linea Cartel
  • The La Familia Michoacana (LFM)
  • The Los Caballeros Templarios (Knights Templar or LCT)
  • Other Transnational Drug-Trafficking Organizations
  • Somali Gangs
  • Medicinal Use
  • Sudanese Gangs
  • Nigerian Drug Traffickers
  • Dominican Drug-Trafficking Organizations
  • Haitian Gangs
  • Albanian Drug-Smuggling Networks
  • Asian Organized Crime
  • Chinese Organized Crime
  • Triads and Tongs
  • The Chinese Tongs
  • Chinese Syndicates from the Mainland
  • Religious Use
  • Japanese Yakuza
  • Vietnamese Gangs
  • Southwest Asia
  • The United Wa State Army
  • Summary
  • pt. III
  • Fighting Back
  • ch. 10
  • The Drug Control Initiative
  • The Goals of Drug Control
  • To Alter Moods and Metabolism
  • Drug Laws
  • The History of Federal Drug Enforcement
  • The Drug Enforcement Administration
  • The Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Drug Interdiction
  • The U.S. Coast Guard
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • Interdiction Support Agencies
  • Coordination Organizations
  • Office of National Drug Control Policy
  • To Inspire Creativity
  • The Regional Information Sharing System
  • The Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force --
  • Who Are the Drug Users?
  • Geographical Differences
  • Addicted Babies
  • Understanding the Problem
  • Drugs and HIV
  • Drug Use and Unsafe Sex
  • Lost Productivity
  • Drug Comorbidity
  • Drug Consumerism
  • Vice and "Victimless Crime"
  • Summary
  • ch. 2
  • The History of Drug Abuse
  • History Repeats Itself
  • ch. 1
  • The Opium Menace of the 1800s
  • Changes During the Late Nineteenth Century
  • The History of Cocaine
  • Twentieth-Century Developments
  • Prohibition: A Public Policy Disaster
  • Post-Prohibition Drug Abuse
  • The Postwar Era
  • The Turbulent 1960s
  • Late Twentieth-Century Developments
  • The Twenty-First Century and Beyond
  • The Nature of the Drug Problem
  • Summary
  • ch. 3
  • Drug Abuse and Pharmacology
  • Defining "Drugs"
  • What Is Drug Addiction?
  • Why Study Drug Abuse and Addiction?
  • Drugs, the Brain, and Addiction
  • Side Effects of Drugs
  • Drugs and the Brain
  • Why Some People Become Addicted and Others Don't
  • A Global Perspective
  • Dependency and Addiction
  • Factors Contributing to Addiction
  • Drug Categories
  • Stimulants
  • Caffeine
  • Coffee
  • Nicotine
  • Smoking Tobacco
  • Cocaine
  • Methamphetamine
  • Drug Abuse in the United States
  • Differences Between Cocaine and Methamphetamine
  • Methcathinone
  • Methylphenidate
  • Anorectic Drugs
  • Khat
  • Bath Salts or Designer Cathinones (Synthetic Stimulants)
  • Depressants
  • Alcohol
  • Drugs and Driving
  • Teen Drinking
  • Alcohol Trends
  • Binge Drinking
  • Barbiturates
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Flunitrazepam
  • Gamma Hydroxybutyric Acid
  • Paraldehyde
  • Chloral Hydrate
  • Glutethimide and Methaqualone
  • Meprobamate
  • More Recently Marketed Drugs
  • Police--Community Drug Control Efforts
  • The Continuing Criminal Enterprise Statute
  • Conspiracy Laws
  • Criminal Forfeiture
  • Drug Tax Laws
  • Grand Juries and Immunity
  • The Witness Security Program
  • Summary
  • ch. 14
  • Drug Control Through Treatment and Prevention
  • Understanding the Drug User
  • Community Policing
  • The Rise in Addiction
  • Treatment Programs
  • Detoxification
  • Maintenance (Substitute Therapy)
  • Narcotic Antagonists
  • Naltrexone
  • The Therapeutic Approach
  • Group Treatment
  • Long-Term Residential Treatment
  • Short-Term Residential Programs
  • Asset Forfeiture
  • Outpatient Drug-Free Treatment
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Does Drug Treatment Work?
  • Drug Treatment in Lieu of Prison
  • Social Reintegration
  • Relapse
  • Problems with Drug Treatment
  • The Cost of Drug Treatment
  • Drug Prevention
  • Prevention Programs
  • Types of Asset Forfeiture Actions
  • Prevention Through Education
  • Project D.A.R.E.
  • What Is D.A.R.E.?
  • Original D.A.R.E. Curricula
  • Studies About the Efficacy of D.A.R.E.
  • D.A.R.E.'s "Keepin' It REAL" Program
  • Summary
  • Criminal Forfeiture Actions
  • Civil Forfeiture Actions
  • Administrative Forfeiture
  • Burden of Proof
  • More Drug Arrests
  • Possible Criticisms and Negative Consequences
  • Contents note continued:
  • Profit Motive
  • Neglecting Other Crimes
  • Appearance of Impropriety
  • Drug Courts
  • Summary
  • ch. 11
  • Critical Issues in Drug Control
  • The Reverse Drug Sting
  • Critiques of Sting Operations
  • The War on Drugs as a War on Women
  • The Task of Agency Coordination
  • Electronic Surveillance
  • Needle Exchange Programs
  • Forfeiture of Attorney's Fees
  • Drug Control and Sports
  • The History of Sports Doping
  • Androgens
  • Growth Hormone and Growth Factors
  • Stimulants
  • Nutritional Supplements
  • Methods to Increase Oxygen Transport
  • Strategies for Street-Level Enforcement
  • Other Recreational Drugs
  • Beta Agonists
  • Beta Blockers
  • Other Prescription Drugs
  • Side Effects of Substances Used by Athletes
  • Anti-Doping Organizations and Rules
  • Doping and Lance Armstrong
  • Medical Marijuana
  • Effects of THC and CBD
  • Summary
  • Discreet and Non-Discreet Markets
  • ch. 12
  • Legalizing Marijuana: America's Latest Social Experiment
  • Marijuana Arrests
  • The Legalization Movement
  • Legalization in Alaska
  • Colorado's Marijuana Initiative
  • Legalizing Marijuana in Oregon
  • Legalized Marijuana in Washington
  • General Arguments Regarding Legalization
  • Public Opinion
  • The Kingpin Strategy
  • Getting Tougher with Dealers
  • Is Marijuana Medicine?
  • Mixed Attitudes
  • The Basis for the Debate: Three Approaches
  • The Pros: Arguments for Legalization
  • The Futility of Enforcement
  • The Restriction of the Drug Market
  • The Hypocrisy of Drug Laws
  • International Relations
  • Personal Freedoms
  • Marijuana Citations
  • The Crime Rate
  • Public Health
  • Issues to Consider
  • The Cons: Arguments Against Legalization
  • The Alcohol Argument
  • The Crime Rate
  • New Revenues
  • The Addicts
  • Organized Crime
  • Personal Freedoms
  • Undercover Operations
  • The Cost of Legalization
  • Drugs in Amsterdam: The "Dutch Way"
  • The British Experiment
  • Summary
  • ch. 13
  • Understanding Drug Control Policy
  • Shared Responsibility
  • Development of Federal Drug Control Efforts
  • Policy-Related Factors
  • Private-Sector Responses
  • Other Concerns
  • Development of United States Drug Policy
  • Demand Reduction
  • The Supply Reduction Paradigm
  • Other Variables
  • Strategies in National Drug Control
  • Politics and the ONDCP
  • Prohibition: Then and Now
  • Comparative Lessons from Prohibition
  • Legal Tools in Drug Control
  • The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act
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Label
Drugs in society : causes, concepts, and control, Michael D. Lyman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category code
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Tobacco Trends
  • Hallucinogens
  • Lysergic Acid Diethylamide
  • Peyote and Mescaline
  • Newer Hallucinogens
  • Ecstasy (MDMA)
  • Phencyclidine and Related Drugs
  • Ketamine
  • Narcotics
  • Narcotics of Natural Origin
  • Opium
  • This Book's Theme
  • Morphine
  • Codeine
  • Thebaine
  • Semisynthetic Narcotics
  • Heroin
  • Heroin and the Brain
  • Hydromorphone
  • Oxycodone
  • Hydrocodone
  • Synthetic Narcotics
  • Overview of the Drug Crisis
  • Meperidine
  • Dextropropoxyphene
  • Fentanyl
  • Pentazocine
  • Butorphanol
  • Narcotics Treatment Drugs
  • Methadone
  • Levo Alphacetylmethadol
  • Buprenorphine
  • Cannabis
  • Drugs and the Family
  • Marijuana
  • Is Marijuana a "Gateway Drug"?
  • Hashish
  • Hash Oil
  • Steroids
  • Inhalants
  • K2 or "Spice"
  • Diet Drugs
  • Summary
  • ch. 4
  • Teen Drug Abuse---Monitoring the Future Studies
  • The Illicit Drug Trade
  • Modern-Day Illicit Drug Trafficking
  • The Globalization of Drug Abuse
  • The Andean War on Drugs
  • The Early Cartels
  • The Balloon Effect: The Spreading of Cultivation Areas and Smuggling Routes
  • The Cockroach Effect: Dispersion and Fragmentation of Drug-Trafficking Groups
  • The Economics of Drug Trafficking
  • Drug Prices
  • Demand Elasticity
  • Teens and Alcohol
  • Financing Drug Deals
  • Merchandising and Distribution of Illegal Drugs
  • Marketing Illicit Drugs
  • Distributing Illegal Drugs
  • Profit Margin
  • Open-Air Drug Markets
  • When and Where Open-Air Drug Markets Operate
  • The Structure of Open-Air Drug Markets
  • Supply and Demand
  • Street-Level Enforcement
  • Teens and Cigarettes
  • The International Perspective
  • Mexico as a Major Player
  • The Early Mexican--Colombian Alliance
  • Current Mexican Drug Cartels
  • Mexican Drug Smuggling
  • The Emergence of Mexican Meth
  • The Mexican Heroin Trade
  • Drug Enforcement in Mexico
  • Key Markets in the International Drug Trade
  • The International Cocaine Market
  • E-cigarettes
  • The Largest Cocaine Market: North America
  • The Second Largest Cocaine Market: Europe
  • The International Heroin Market
  • Heroin Source Areas
  • The Largest Heroin Market: Western Europe
  • The Second Largest Heroin Market: Russia
  • The International Stimulant Market
  • The International Cannabis Market
  • Drug Trafficking and Instability in Transit Countries
  • Summary
  • Teens and Illicit Drugs
  • ch. 5
  • Domestic Drug Production
  • The Pharmaceutical Drug Industry
  • Pharmaceutical Fraud
  • The Business of Painkilling
  • The Doctor's Dilemma
  • The Cost Crisis
  • The Cost of Prescription Misuse
  • The Drug Approval Dilemma
  • Adverse Drug Reaction
  • MDMA
  • Domestic Marijuana Cultivation
  • Business Considerations
  • Types of Domestic Marijuana
  • Hydroponic Cultivation
  • Outdoor Cultivation
  • Indoor Cultivation
  • Clandestine Laboratories
  • The Growing Meth Menace
  • Categories of Illicit Laboratories
  • Precursor Chemicals
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Heroin
  • Meth Lab Clean-up
  • Pharmaceutical Diversion
  • The Extent of the Problem
  • Crime, Emergency Room Visits, and Rising Public Welfare Costs
  • Prescription Pain Medications and Newborns
  • The Scammer
  • The Fat Lady Scam
  • The Breast Cancer Scam
  • The Toothache Scam
  • The Altered Script Scam
  • Marijuana
  • Doctors as Offenders
  • Theft of Drugs
  • Substituting Drugs
  • Addressing the Problem
  • Problems in Diversion Investigations
  • The Drug Audit
  • Summary
  • ch. 6
  • Drugs and Crime
  • Drug Use and Predatory Crime
  • Synthetic Marijuana
  • Drugs and Violent Crime
  • The Relationship Between Drugs and Drug-Related Violence
  • Factors Promoting Crime and Illegal Drugs
  • Other Factors
  • Police Corruption
  • Preconditions for Corruption
  • Types of Police Corruption
  • Drug Corruption in New York City
  • The Knapp Commission
  • The Mollen Commission
  • Amphetamine
  • Drug Corruption in Texas
  • Drug Corruption in California
  • Institutional Corruption
  • Fighting Police Corruption
  • Money Laundering
  • Current Money-Laundering Trends
  • Overview
  • Colombia
  • Mexico
  • Mexican Money-Laundering Techniques: The Black Peso System
  • Prescription Drugs
  • The Laundering Specialists
  • Concealment
  • Money-Laundering Techniques
  • Fighting Money Laundering
  • Summary
  • pt. II
  • Gangs and Drugs
  • ch. 7
  • Organized Crime and the Drug Trade
  • The Nature of Drug Trafficking
  • Other Drugs
  • Gangs
  • Recent Research Findings
  • Gang Membership
  • Gang Sophistication
  • Gang Types
  • Street Gangs
  • Prison Gangs
  • Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs
  • Criminal Activities
  • Financing Illicit Operations
  • America's Heroin Epidemic
  • Gang Communications
  • Alien Smuggling and Human Trafficking
  • Prostitution
  • Defining Organized Crime
  • The Criminal Group
  • The Protectors
  • Specialized Support
  • The Alien Conspiracy Theory
  • The Mafia
  • Drug Gangs as Organized Crime
  • Health Complications
  • Summary
  • ch. 8
  • Domestic Drug-Trafficking Organizations
  • Traditional Organized Crime: The Mafia
  • The Mafia's History
  • The Mafia and the Drug Trade
  • The Pizza Connection
  • The Mafia Wars
  • The Mafia Controversy
  • Historical Controversies
  • Why Do People Get High?
  • Research on Organized Crime
  • Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs
  • Bandidos Motorcycle Club
  • Black Pistons Motorcycle Club
  • Hells Angels Motorcycle Club
  • Mongols Motorcycle Club
  • Outlaws Motorcycle Club
  • Pagans Motorcycle Club
  • Sons of Silence
  • Vagos Motorcycle Club
  • The "Usefulness" of Drugs
  • Special Youth Gang Problems
  • Defining the Youth Gang
  • Gang Formation
  • Prison Gangs
  • Aryan Brotherhood (AB)
  • Barrio Azteca
  • Guerrilla Family
  • Dead Man Incorporated
  • The Four Horsemen, Tangos, and Tango Blast
  • Hermanos de Pistoleros Latinos
  • pt. I
  • The Natural High
  • Mexican Mafia (La EME)
  • Mexikanemi
  • Nazi Low Riders
  • Neta
  • Nuestra Familia
  • Public Enemy Number One
  • Texas Syndicate
  • Ancillary Trafficking Organizations
  • Summary
  • ch. 9
  • The Runner's High
  • Mexico and Other Transnational Drug-Trafficking Organizations
  • A Global Snapshot
  • Opiates
  • Cocaine
  • Cannabis
  • Mexican Dominance in the Global Drug Trade
  • The Evolution of Mexican Drug Trafficking
  • Drug Trafficking on the Southwest Border
  • Violence in Mexico
  • The Eight Major Mexican Cartels
  • Happy Hour
  • The Sinaloa Cartel
  • The Cartel de Jalisco Nueva Generacin (New Generation Jalisco Cartel or CJNG)
  • The Beltran-Leyva Organization (BLO)
  • The Los Zetas Cartel
  • The Gulf Cartel
  • The Juarez/La Linea Cartel
  • The La Familia Michoacana (LFM)
  • The Los Caballeros Templarios (Knights Templar or LCT)
  • Other Transnational Drug-Trafficking Organizations
  • Somali Gangs
  • Medicinal Use
  • Sudanese Gangs
  • Nigerian Drug Traffickers
  • Dominican Drug-Trafficking Organizations
  • Haitian Gangs
  • Albanian Drug-Smuggling Networks
  • Asian Organized Crime
  • Chinese Organized Crime
  • Triads and Tongs
  • The Chinese Tongs
  • Chinese Syndicates from the Mainland
  • Religious Use
  • Japanese Yakuza
  • Vietnamese Gangs
  • Southwest Asia
  • The United Wa State Army
  • Summary
  • pt. III
  • Fighting Back
  • ch. 10
  • The Drug Control Initiative
  • The Goals of Drug Control
  • To Alter Moods and Metabolism
  • Drug Laws
  • The History of Federal Drug Enforcement
  • The Drug Enforcement Administration
  • The Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Drug Interdiction
  • The U.S. Coast Guard
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • Interdiction Support Agencies
  • Coordination Organizations
  • Office of National Drug Control Policy
  • To Inspire Creativity
  • The Regional Information Sharing System
  • The Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force --
  • Who Are the Drug Users?
  • Geographical Differences
  • Addicted Babies
  • Understanding the Problem
  • Drugs and HIV
  • Drug Use and Unsafe Sex
  • Lost Productivity
  • Drug Comorbidity
  • Drug Consumerism
  • Vice and "Victimless Crime"
  • Summary
  • ch. 2
  • The History of Drug Abuse
  • History Repeats Itself
  • ch. 1
  • The Opium Menace of the 1800s
  • Changes During the Late Nineteenth Century
  • The History of Cocaine
  • Twentieth-Century Developments
  • Prohibition: A Public Policy Disaster
  • Post-Prohibition Drug Abuse
  • The Postwar Era
  • The Turbulent 1960s
  • Late Twentieth-Century Developments
  • The Twenty-First Century and Beyond
  • The Nature of the Drug Problem
  • Summary
  • ch. 3
  • Drug Abuse and Pharmacology
  • Defining "Drugs"
  • What Is Drug Addiction?
  • Why Study Drug Abuse and Addiction?
  • Drugs, the Brain, and Addiction
  • Side Effects of Drugs
  • Drugs and the Brain
  • Why Some People Become Addicted and Others Don't
  • A Global Perspective
  • Dependency and Addiction
  • Factors Contributing to Addiction
  • Drug Categories
  • Stimulants
  • Caffeine
  • Coffee
  • Nicotine
  • Smoking Tobacco
  • Cocaine
  • Methamphetamine
  • Drug Abuse in the United States
  • Differences Between Cocaine and Methamphetamine
  • Methcathinone
  • Methylphenidate
  • Anorectic Drugs
  • Khat
  • Bath Salts or Designer Cathinones (Synthetic Stimulants)
  • Depressants
  • Alcohol
  • Drugs and Driving
  • Teen Drinking
  • Alcohol Trends
  • Binge Drinking
  • Barbiturates
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Flunitrazepam
  • Gamma Hydroxybutyric Acid
  • Paraldehyde
  • Chloral Hydrate
  • Glutethimide and Methaqualone
  • Meprobamate
  • More Recently Marketed Drugs
  • Police--Community Drug Control Efforts
  • The Continuing Criminal Enterprise Statute
  • Conspiracy Laws
  • Criminal Forfeiture
  • Drug Tax Laws
  • Grand Juries and Immunity
  • The Witness Security Program
  • Summary
  • ch. 14
  • Drug Control Through Treatment and Prevention
  • Understanding the Drug User
  • Community Policing
  • The Rise in Addiction
  • Treatment Programs
  • Detoxification
  • Maintenance (Substitute Therapy)
  • Narcotic Antagonists
  • Naltrexone
  • The Therapeutic Approach
  • Group Treatment
  • Long-Term Residential Treatment
  • Short-Term Residential Programs
  • Asset Forfeiture
  • Outpatient Drug-Free Treatment
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Does Drug Treatment Work?
  • Drug Treatment in Lieu of Prison
  • Social Reintegration
  • Relapse
  • Problems with Drug Treatment
  • The Cost of Drug Treatment
  • Drug Prevention
  • Prevention Programs
  • Types of Asset Forfeiture Actions
  • Prevention Through Education
  • Project D.A.R.E.
  • What Is D.A.R.E.?
  • Original D.A.R.E. Curricula
  • Studies About the Efficacy of D.A.R.E.
  • D.A.R.E.'s "Keepin' It REAL" Program
  • Summary
  • Criminal Forfeiture Actions
  • Civil Forfeiture Actions
  • Administrative Forfeiture
  • Burden of Proof
  • More Drug Arrests
  • Possible Criticisms and Negative Consequences
  • Contents note continued:
  • Profit Motive
  • Neglecting Other Crimes
  • Appearance of Impropriety
  • Drug Courts
  • Summary
  • ch. 11
  • Critical Issues in Drug Control
  • The Reverse Drug Sting
  • Critiques of Sting Operations
  • The War on Drugs as a War on Women
  • The Task of Agency Coordination
  • Electronic Surveillance
  • Needle Exchange Programs
  • Forfeiture of Attorney's Fees
  • Drug Control and Sports
  • The History of Sports Doping
  • Androgens
  • Growth Hormone and Growth Factors
  • Stimulants
  • Nutritional Supplements
  • Methods to Increase Oxygen Transport
  • Strategies for Street-Level Enforcement
  • Other Recreational Drugs
  • Beta Agonists
  • Beta Blockers
  • Other Prescription Drugs
  • Side Effects of Substances Used by Athletes
  • Anti-Doping Organizations and Rules
  • Doping and Lance Armstrong
  • Medical Marijuana
  • Effects of THC and CBD
  • Summary
  • Discreet and Non-Discreet Markets
  • ch. 12
  • Legalizing Marijuana: America's Latest Social Experiment
  • Marijuana Arrests
  • The Legalization Movement
  • Legalization in Alaska
  • Colorado's Marijuana Initiative
  • Legalizing Marijuana in Oregon
  • Legalized Marijuana in Washington
  • General Arguments Regarding Legalization
  • Public Opinion
  • The Kingpin Strategy
  • Getting Tougher with Dealers
  • Is Marijuana Medicine?
  • Mixed Attitudes
  • The Basis for the Debate: Three Approaches
  • The Pros: Arguments for Legalization
  • The Futility of Enforcement
  • The Restriction of the Drug Market
  • The Hypocrisy of Drug Laws
  • International Relations
  • Personal Freedoms
  • Marijuana Citations
  • The Crime Rate
  • Public Health
  • Issues to Consider
  • The Cons: Arguments Against Legalization
  • The Alcohol Argument
  • The Crime Rate
  • New Revenues
  • The Addicts
  • Organized Crime
  • Personal Freedoms
  • Undercover Operations
  • The Cost of Legalization
  • Drugs in Amsterdam: The "Dutch Way"
  • The British Experiment
  • Summary
  • ch. 13
  • Understanding Drug Control Policy
  • Shared Responsibility
  • Development of Federal Drug Control Efforts
  • Policy-Related Factors
  • Private-Sector Responses
  • Other Concerns
  • Development of United States Drug Policy
  • Demand Reduction
  • The Supply Reduction Paradigm
  • Other Variables
  • Strategies in National Drug Control
  • Politics and the ONDCP
  • Prohibition: Then and Now
  • Comparative Lessons from Prohibition
  • Legal Tools in Drug Control
  • The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act
Control code
ocn964302379
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Eighth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 514 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315474366
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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966239
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)964302379

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