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The New Social Drug

David E. Smith (undifferentiated)

The New Social Drug

Cultural, Medical And Legal Perspectives On Marijuana

by David E. Smith (undifferentiated)

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology - General,
  • Marijuana,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9297740M
    ISBN 100136157653
    ISBN 109780136157656

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