Alcohol and drug research in California, 1987

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  • Alcoholism -- Research -- California.,
  • Drug abuse -- Research -- California.

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Statement[compiled and edited by Research Services Section].
ContributionsCalifornia. Dept. of Alcohol and Drug Programs. Research Services Section.
LC ClassificationsRC565 .A38 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 136 p. ;
Number of Pages136
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Open LibraryOL2498230M
LC Control Number87623588

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A lcohol and other drug policy research has emerged as a public health interest over the past 75 years, encouraged and supported by many research studies that appeared in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs (JSAD) and related journals.

A critical summary of what is currently known, an examination of the implications of current alcohol and other drug Cited by: development of alcohol abuse and dependence in the offspring.

Alcohol-specific influences (e.g., the modeling of parental drinking behavior, the development of alcohol expectancies, and certain aspects of the parent-child relationship) are particularly relevant to the development of alcohol abuse and dependence in children of alcoholics.

InFile Size: 36KB. David F. Musto, M.D. Attempts to understand the nature of illicit drug abuse and addiction can be traced back for centuries, however, the search has always been limited by the scientific theories and social attitudes available or dominant at any one time.

Benjamin Rush, a founder of the first medical school in the United States and a signer of the Declaration of Independence, was. Find research and professional materials dealing with beverage alcohol, its use, and related consequences. Includes citations for conference papers, dissertations, and audio-visual materials as well.

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1 Prevalence of Binge Drinking and Heavy Alcohol Use: In. Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs. The CSULB Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs (ATOD) Program was established in due in part to recommendations of the CSU Chancellor's Office.

These recommendations state that each campus should design appropriate programs for their institutions and for their student subgroups. Prior to the ’s individuals with serious alcohol or drug problems in California frequently became involved in California’s custodial care systems (i.e., state psychiatric hospitals and local jails).

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