This book takes an integrative approach to the understanding of drug use and its relationship to social-cultural factors. It is lucidly and powerfully argued and constitutes a significant achievement.
"In Substance Use and Abuse, Durrant and Thakker present a detailed history of drug use over time to support the need for developing a broader understand of substance use that takes into account cultural and historical perspective. This book is a thought-provoking and much needed addition to the vast literature on drugs, drug use, and drug policy.
This book has good information regarding chemical dependency from a cultural perspective, something that a lot of other textbooks are missing.
Second book for class in summery
excellence material a must have and use . fits lessons very well.
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