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NCJ Number: 10879 Find in a Library
Title: ALTERNATIVES TO DRUGS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1972
Page Count: 61
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs
Washington, DC 20537
National Council on Crime and Delinquency
Newark, NJ 07102
Grant Number: BNDD-72-35
Publication Number: U
Type: Directory
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: SUMMARY OF FINDINGS OF A CONFERENCE ON ALTERNATIVES WHICH ENCOURAGE THE DRUG ABUSER TO DEVELOP A NEW, DRUG FREE LIFESTYLE RATHER THAN SIMPLY PUNISH.
Abstract: FOLLOWING A SHORT INTRODUCTION TO THE PROBLEM OF DRUG ABUSE, GENERAL DESCRIPTIONS OF TYPES OF ALTERNATIVES AND EXPLANATIONS OF THEIR NEED ARE GIVEN. THE ALTERNATIVES ARE DISCUSSED WITH RESPECT TO THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, EDUCATION, AND THE COMMUNITY. BRIEF SUMMARIES OF A NUMBER OF SPECIFIC PROGRAMS WHICH EXEMPLIFY VARIOUS TYPES OF SUCCESSFUL ALTERNATIVES ARE FURNISHED. FOR A COMPLETE AND DETAILED ACCOUNT OF THE CONFERENCE SEE NCJ-010872 AND NCJ-010873.
Index Term(s): Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs; Community involvement; Drug abuse; Drug information; Drug prevention programs; Summaries
Note: FINDINGS OF CONFERENCE ON ALTERNATIVES TO DRUG ABUSE, SANTA BARBARA, CA, MAY 16-18, 1972
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