With contributions from around the world and utilizing a wide range of styles and approaches including ethnographic studies, personal accounts and interviews, the book asks three fundamental questions: What have been the costs to children of the war on drugs? Is the protection of children from drugs a solid justification for current policies? What kinds of public fears and preconceptions exist in relation to drugs and the drug trade?
Four thematic sections address: Production and trade Race, class, and law enforcement The impact on families Drug use and dependence
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: International Debate Education Association
- Publication Date: 30/04/2011
- Category: Drug & substance abuse: social aspects
- ISBN: 9781617700187