Drug Use in Metropolitan America
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This book describes, relates and integrates findings from a study of the Washington DC metropolitan area that looked at the nature and extent of drug use in a single urban setting. The research strategy involved focusing particularly on groups which have been traditionally underrepresented in household populations. The book serves as a methodological primer on how to undertake a study such as this. It places these findings in the larger context of the national drug abuse problem, as well as related social ills such as crime and homelessness. A concluding chapter looks squarely at some of the implications of the study, pointing the way for further research, but especially for public policy decisions regarding drug use.
|Sold By||SAGE Publications|
|ISBNs||9781452236674, 1452236674, 9780761903758, 0761903755, 9780761903741, 0761903747, 9781452221403, 1452221405|
|Number of Pages||367|