The Politics of Narcotic Drugs: A Survey by Julia Buxton PDF

By Julia Buxton

The Politics of Narcotic Drugs brings jointly best specialists at the medicines exchange to provide an obtainable but special research of the multiple demanding situations that the contemporary trade in narcotic medicines and its prohibition pose, from the local to the international neighborhood.

Through using kingdom and local case reviews that come with Afghanistan, Mexico, Colombia and the center East, the drivers of the medication alternate and the safety and improvement dilemmas created by way of the prohibition of narcotic components are explored. Contributions that assess the overseas drug keep watch over regime, British anti-drug enforcement agencies, 'narcoterrorism' and options for drug policy reform engage readers in current debates and the narrative frameworks that form dialogue of the medication issue. The publication is an invaluable guide to the dynamic and far-reaching factor of narcotic medications and the influence in their prohibition on our international locations and groups.

The chapters are via an A-Z word list of key words, matters and organizations, and a bit of maps and statistics.

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