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Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Data and Research for Policy on Illegal Drugs.

Title Informing America's policy on illegal drugs : what we don't know keeps hurting us / Committee on Data and Research for Policy on Illegal Drugs ; Charles F. Manski, John V. Pepper, and Carol V. Petrie, editors
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 407 pages) : illustrations
Contents ""Front Matter""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Executive Summary""; ""Part I Introduction and Background""; ""1 Introduction""; ""2 Determinants and Consequences of Drug Use""; ""Part II Data for Monitoring the Nation�s Drug Problems""; ""3 Data Needs for Monitoring Drug Problems""; ""4 Drug Data Organization""; ""Part III Research for Drug Policy""; ""5 Supply-Reduction Policy""; ""6 Sanctions Against Users of Illegal Drugs""; ""7 Preventing Drug Use""; ""8 Treatment of Drug Users""; ""9 Final Thoughts: Unfinished Business""; ""Appendix A Characteristics of STRIDE Cocaine Data""
""Appendix B Data Sources""""Appendix C Phase I Report Executive Summary""; ""Appendix D How Do Response Problems Affect Survey Measurement of Trends in Drug Use?""; ""Appendix E Linking Treatment to Punishment: An Evaluation of Drug Treatment in the Criminal Justice System""; ""Appendix F Biographical Sketches""; ""Index""
Notes "Committee on Law and Justice and Committee on National Statistics, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Drug abuse -- Research -- United States.
Drug abuse -- United States -- Prevention -- Evaluation.
Drug control -- United States -- Evaluation.
Drug traffic -- Research -- United States.
Evaluation research (Social action programs) -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Manski, Charles F.
Pepper, John, 1964-
Petrie, Carol.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Law and Justice.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on National Statistics.
LC no. 2001003168
ISBN 0309072735 (cloth)
0309512352 (electronic bk.)
9780309072731 (cloth)
9780309512350 (electronic bk.)