This course examines the social origins and consequences of the use and abuse of consciousness-altering substances (including alcohol). It considers how society defines and deals with drug use and assesses social harm, including such issues as addictions and health effects, drugs and crime, the legislation debate, and drug policy and enforcement. CRMJUS 367L and SOCIOL 367L are the same course.
Drugs and Society
Monday, November 7, 2016 to Monday, February 13, 2017