Publisher description for Illicit drugs : use and control / Adrian Barton.

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Drawing information from wide-ranging sources, Adrian Barton illuminates the complex nature and broad impact illicit drug use carries in its wake and provides an overview of the contemporary state of the British drug 'scene'. This book will be essential reading for students and researchers working in the area of drugs and society.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Drug abuse -- Great Britain.
Drug traffic -- Great Britain.
Narcotics, Control of -- Great Britain.
Street Drugs -- Great Britain.
Substance-Related Disorders -- Great Britain.
Drug and Narcotic Control -- Great Britain.
Public Policy -- Great Britain.