DRUGS IN THE US

SOCIOL 265

Explores trends in the use, abuse, and regulation of mind-altering substances in the United States. Topics include: patterns of drug use over time and across social groups; drug market creation and regulation; media promotion and condemnation of drug activities; drug policy legislation and enforcement; medicalization of deviance; rise and fall of drug panics; and critical analysis of the casualties of the current war on drugs. No Instructor: Hamil

Day / Time: 

MW 03:05 PM-04:20 PM

Location: 

LSRC A247

Instructor: 

Hamil Luker, Jenifer

Section: 

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