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Title
Understanding drugs and behaviour
Author
Andrew Parrott
format
Hardback
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Language
English
UK Publication Date
20040526

Why are some drugs highly addictive? What exactly are the effects of different types of psychoactive drugs? How can they produce such dramatic effects on mood, cognition, sensation, awareness, health and well–being?

Understanding Drugs and Behaviour
describes in detail how the main psychoactive drugs can alter brain chemistry and modify behaviour. Written by experienced lecturers with a high level of research expertise, all the main drugs used in today's society are included, such as alcohol, nicotine, cannabis, LSD and Ecstacy, opiates, CNS stimulants, as well as clinical medications.

Teaching and learning features include:


  • In–depth core material

  • End–of–chapter questions

  • Key references

  • Extensive glossary

  • Journals and websites of interest
This introductory text will be of use to students of psychology, behavioural sciences, health sciences, nursing, physiology and pharmacology.

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Type
BOOK
Keyword Index
Psychopharmacology.|Drugs of abuse.|Drugs.
Country of Publication
England
Number of Pages
332

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