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Modernising Australia's drug policy / Alex Wodak & Timothy Moore
Bib ID 1546806
Format BookBook
Author
Wodak, Alex
 
Description Sydney : UNSW Press, 2002 
103 p. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0868404829 (paperback)
Summary

"Despite government inquiries, fierce debate and legislative, illicit drugs remain a major social and political problem in Australia. The war against drugs has failed resoundingly here and in most other countries. It is clear that where there is a strong demand for drugs, sources of supply will inevitably emerge." -- BOOK JACKET.

Full contents
  • 1. Prohibition is an awful flop
  • 2. How did we get into this mess?
  • 3. Where are we now?
  • 4. Has anyone else done better?
  • 5. Policy options
  • 6. Current controversies
  • 7. A ten-point plan to move forward
  • Conclusion.
 
Notes

Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references: ( p. 97-99.)

Subjects Drugs -- Government policy -- Australia.  |  Drugs -- Law and legislation -- Australia.  |  Drug abuse -- Government policy -- Australia.  |  Drug abuse -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Moore, Timothy

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