Klein, A. (2010) Drug control in the 21st century: from private passion to systemic confusion. Amsterdam Law Forum, 2 (4). pp. 47-58. ISSN 18768156.
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International drug control has chalked up an impressive record of policy failure, yet it continues to intensify its provisions and expand its remit. This idiosyncrasy is best understood by regarding drug control as a system with separate, but linked elements dedicated to maintaining itself. Inherent to the system is an ideology which is derived from and supported by 'scientific truths'. The survival of the regime depends on the active support of professional groups that benefit from the regime and are its chief proponents.
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare > HV5800 Drug use and miuse
|Divisions:||Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies|
|Depositing User:||Paula Loader|
|Date Deposited:||22 Nov 2010 11:24|
|Last Modified:||03 Dec 2012 11:35|
|Resource URI:||http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/26060 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)|
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