Controlling Illegal Drugs
A Comparative Study


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Controlling Illegal Drugs
A Comparative Study

by Sandro Segre (Author)
Nora Stern (Translator)



ISBN: 9780202307169


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This new book presents and compares the drug policies in the USA, Sweden and Italy to limit the use and abuse of substances such as marijuana, hashish, cocaine, heroin, and amphetamines. It also focuses on attempts to suppress trafficking in these drugs. A primary objective of the book is to evaluate and explain the respective levels of success of these policies, measured according to conventional criteria. The aim of this comparison is to evaluate the effect of these policies on actual drug use within these countries.


ISBN 202307166
ISBN13 9780202307169
Publisher AldineTransaction
Format Hardback
Publication date 01/01/2003
Pages v,237
Weight (grammes) 458
Published in United States
Height (mm) 230
Width (mm) 150