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Drug abuse, prevention

Drug abuse, prevention

perspectives and approaches for educators


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Published by W. C. Brown Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

  • Drug abuse -- Study and teaching.,
  • Drug abuse -- Prevention.,
  • Drug abuse.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statement[compiled by] Brice W. Corder, Ronald A. Smith, John D. Swisher.
    ContributionsCorder, Brice W., Smith, Ronald A. 1936-, Swisher, John D.
    LC ClassificationsHV5808 .D784
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 123 p. ;
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5250447M
    ISBN 100697073610
    LC Control Number75322991

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