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Confronting drug policy

Confronting drug policy

illicit drugs in a free society

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Drug abuse -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Drug legalization -- United States.,
    • Drug control -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Ronald Bayer, Gerald M. Oppenheimer.
      ContributionsBayer, Ronald., Oppenheimer, Gerald M., Milbank Memorial Fund.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5825 .C634 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 369 p. :
      Number of Pages369
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1410442M
      ISBN 100521441153, 0521446627
      LC Control Number93019174

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