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NCJ Number: 36602 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: DRUGS IN OUR SCHOOLS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: US Congress
House Select Cmtte on Crime
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 111
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Congress
Washington, DC 20515
Publication Number: HOUSE REPORT NO 93-357
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
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Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT, BASED ON A STUDY BY THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES SELECT COMMITTEE ON CRIME, DESCRIBES THE INCIDENCE OF SCHOOL DRUG ABUSE AND DISCUSSES VARIOUS PROGRAMS AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ALLEVIATING THE PROBLEM.
Abstract: DRUG ABUSE SURVEYS AND DRUG ARREST STATISTICS ARE CITED IN A DESCRIPTION OF THE PROBLEM'S MAGNITUDE. THE PATTERNS OF USE OF DIFFERENT DRUGS BY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ARE DISCUSSED. PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG USERS, INCLUDING DRUG EDUCATION AND RELIGIOUS PROGRAMS ARE DESCRIBED. THE DRUG INDUSTRY IS CRITICIZED FOR ITS LACK OF CONTROL OVER ITS PRODUCTS.
Index Term(s): Congressional information; Drug abuse; Drug prevention programs; Drug treatment programs; Drug use; High school education; Juveniles; Surveys
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