Readership

Students in the criminal justice field

Table of Contents

Part I: Understanding the Problem

1. The Nature of the Drug Problem

2. The History of Drug Abuse

3. Drug Abuse and Pharmacology

4. The Illicit Drug Trade

5. Domestic Drug Production

6. Drugs and Crime

Part II: Gangs and Drugs

7. Organized Crime and the Drug Trade

8. Domestic Drug-Trafficking Organizations

9. Transnational Drug-Trafficking Organizations

Part III: Fighting Back

10. The Drug Control Initiative

11. Critical Issues in Drug Control

12. The Issue of Legalizing Drugs

13. Understanding Drug Control Policy

14. Control through Treatment and Prevention

Details

No. of pages:
520
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Anderson
Print ISBN:
9781455731879
Electronic ISBN:
9780124071674