By William B. McAllister

Drug Diplomacy is the 1st complete old account of the evolution of the worldwide medicines keep watch over regime. The booklet analyzes how the foundations and laws that surround the drug query got here to be framed. via reading the overseas ancient features of the problem, the writer addresses the various questions surrounding this worldwide problem.
together with assurance of drugs from heroin and cocaine to morphine, stimulants, hallucinogens and alcohol, Drug Diplomacy addresses:
* the ancient improvement of drug legislation, drug-control associations, and attitudes approximately drugs
* foreign keep an eye on negotiations and the connection among the drug query and concerns akin to exchange coverage, nationwide safeguard issues, the chilly warfare and scientific considerations
* the explanations why the aim to do away with drug abuse has been so challenging to complete.

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