Examines the problem of drug abuse among young people in the United States, discussing the various drugs that are used and why, consequences of drug use, and ways to prevent and treat this problem.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 99-104) and index.
|Statement||by Wendy Mass.|
|Series||Lucent overview series.|
|LC Classifications||HV5824.Y68 M375 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||112 p. :|
|Number of Pages||112|
|LC Control Number||97023361|
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