The Opioid Crisis: A Reference Handbook

by
David E. Newtonauthor

David E. Newton is author of more than 400 textbooks, encyclopedias, and other educational materials.

The Opioid Crisis: A Reference Handbook

20180711

ABC-CLIO

Pages 376
Topics Current Events and Issues

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The Opioid Crisis: A Reference Handbook

Author(s): Newton, David;
Contributors: Newton, David;
Abstract:

A comprehensive overview of opioid use throughout human history, current problems surrounding opioid abuse, and suggested approaches to solving these problems.


• Provides a complete historical overview of opioid use in human societies

• Contextualizes the crisis with a chronology of important events in the history of opioid use

• Offers a strong collection of reference materials for use in further research on the topic

• Discusses the synthetic and neurological chemistry of opioids and how different types have been used throughout history

SortTitle: opioid crisis: a reference handbook
Keyword(s): Current Events and Issues
Author Info:
David E. Newtonauthor

David E. Newton is author of more than 400 textbooks, encyclopedias, and other educational materials.

eISBN-13: 9781440864360
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440864353
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 376
Publication Date: 20180711
Series: Contemporary World Issues