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Author Lu, Hong, 1966-

Title China's drug practices and policies : regulating controlled substances in a global context / Hong Lu, Terance D. Miethe, Bin Liang
Published Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., [2009]
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Description xvi, 256 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents 1. The consumption and control of illegal substances -- 2. Social conditions and opium in Imperial China (Pre-1911) -- 3. Drug laws and the social context in the Republic of China -- 4. Narcotics control in the People's Republic of China -- 5. Theoretical issues and explanations of China's drug laws -- 6. Fighting narcotic drugs in a global context
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Narcotic laws -- China -- History -- 20th century.
Opium abuse -- China -- History -- 20th century.
Opium trade -- England -- History -- 20th century.
Drug control -- China -- History -- 20th century.
Narcotic laws -- China.
Author Miethe, Terance D.
Liang, Bin, 1972-
LC no. 2009008828
ISBN 9780754676942 (alk. paper)
0754676943 (alk. paper)