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Ethnic and Multicultural Drug Abuse

Perspectives on Current Research

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Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Substance use,
  • Research,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Psychology,
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Drug use,
  • United States,
  • Minorities

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCatherine S. Bolek (Editor), Joseph E. Trimble (Editor), Steve J. Niemcryk (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages387
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8614157M
    ISBN 101560230231
    ISBN 109781560230236


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Ethnic and Multicultural Drug Abuse includes summaries of ethnic-minority drug abuse literature and identifies knowledge gaps, highlighting areas in need of more research.

The authors, most from African-American, American Indian, Asian Pacific-American, or Hispanic backgrounds, discuss topics related to the research development process, report Cited by:   Ethnic and Multicultural Drug Abuse includes summaries of ethnic-minority drug abuse literature and identifies knowledge gaps, highlighting areas in need of more research.

The authors, most from African-American, American Indian, Asian Pacific-American, or Hispanic backgrounds, discuss topics related to Ethnic and Multicultural Drug Abuse book research development process, report Brand: Taylor And Francis.

Developing a competitive research proposal / Catherine S. Bolek [and others] --Alcohol and drug use among American minorities / Howard Rebach --Methodological issues in conducting substance abuse research on ethnic minority populations / R. Lorraine Collins --Psychosocial predictors of substance use among urban Black male adolescents / Kenneth.

A compilation of findings in the field of drug abuse research with specific ethnic-minority groups. This guide, by authors from the same ethnic-minority backgrounds, suggests effective methods of conducting and enhancing opportunities to study such.

The works provide diverse applications of a multicultural approach throughout the continuum of alcohol and drug abuse services, addressing such critical issues as maintenance of drug-free schools, program evaluation, and the role of leadership. Ethnic and Multicultural Drug Abuse includes summaries of ethnic-minority drug abuse literature and identifies knowledge gaps, highlighting areas in need of more research.

Ethnic and Multicultural Drug Abuse book authors, most from African-American, American Indian, Asian Pacific-American, or Hispanic backgrounds, discuss topics related to the research development process, report Brand: Taylor And Francis. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Substance Abuse Service Needs, Utilization, and Outcomes in California Noosha Niv, Ph.D., Rhoda Pham, B.S., and Yih-Ing Hser, Ph.D.

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/JA, Long Cited by: The purpose of this report is to provide policymakers, program leaders and staff, health administrators, scientists, and others with information that Ethnic and Multicultural Drug Abuse book help them understand the nature and extent of illegal drug use, associated behaviors, and problems that now affect our Nation’s racial/ethnic minority populations and the current non-Hispanic White majority population.

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