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Title: Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Armed Services
Corporate Author: US Congress
Senate Cmtte on Armed Services
United States of America
Date Published: 1982
Page Count: 122
Sponsoring Agency: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Congress
Washington, DC 20515
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America
Type: Legislative Hearing/Committee Report
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: These hearings dealt with the problem of substance abuse among military personnel.
Abstract: Witnesses included representatives of the Department of Defense and the Human Resources Management Divisions of the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, and U.S. Marine Corps. These witnesses discussed measures taken by various branches of the armed services to combat drug and alcohol abuse among their ranks, and emphasized the need for a multifaceted approach comprised of innovative programs in education, research, training, law enforcement, treatment, rehabilitation, and information dissemination. 34 tables
Main Term(s): Drug abuse
Index Term(s): Alcoholism; Drug prevention programs; US Armed Forces; US Senate
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