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The Resource Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen

Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen

Label
Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy
Title
Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics
Title remainder
a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy
Statement of responsibility
Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Revised and updated edition that analyses how the Office of National Drug Control Policy employs statistics to misleadingly claim the War on Drugs is a success"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Matthew B
Dewey number
363.450973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5825
LC item number
.R63 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scherlen, Renee G.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Drug control
  • Drug control
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
Label
Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-305) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- About America's drug war -- Methodology -- Claims about reducing drug use -- Claims about disrupting drug markets and claims about costs of drug abuse -- A fair assessment of America's drug war -- Conclusions and policy recommendations
Control code
ocn822028654
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvii, 310 pages
Isbn
9781438448374
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012048345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781438448381
  • (OCoLC)822028654
Label
Lies, damned lies, and drug war statistics : a critical analysis of claims made by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Matthew B. Robinson and Renee G. Scherlen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-305) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- About America's drug war -- Methodology -- Claims about reducing drug use -- Claims about disrupting drug markets and claims about costs of drug abuse -- A fair assessment of America's drug war -- Conclusions and policy recommendations
Control code
ocn822028654
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvii, 310 pages
Isbn
9781438448374
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012048345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781438448381
  • (OCoLC)822028654

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