Governance of Addictions: European Public Policies (BOK)

Tamyko Ysa, Joan Colom, Adria Albareda, Anna Ramon, Lidia Segura

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Why is governance of addiction so difficult? What can we learn from recent experiences and efforts in Europe? Governance of Addictions analyses the multidisciplinary research which has been used as a framework for understanding how governments formulate and implement addiction policies in 27 European Union member states plus Norway, looking in detail at four substances: heroin, cannabis, alcohol and tobacco. Presenting the methodological design for the study research, this book comprehensively analysing international trends, with a special focus on the role of the EU and its governance of addictions modes, this volume sheds light on the current situation of the governance of addictive substances and behaviours and facilitate new approaches to dealing with addiction. Based on the research from ALICE RAP (Addiction and Lifestyles in Contemporary Europe, Reframing Addictions Project), a unique project studying the place of addictive substances and behaviours in contemporary European society, Governance of Addictions is essential reading for policy-makers, public managers, practitioner and stakeholders influencing policy for addictive substances and behaviours, as well as academics and public health professionals.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2014 Forfatter Adria Albareda, Anna Ramon, Joan Colom, Lidia Segura, Tamyko Ysa
Forlag
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS ACADEM
ISBN 9780198703303
Antall sider 272 Dimensjoner 15,7cm x 23,4cm x 1,5cm
Vekt 400 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Central government policies, Drug & substance abuse: social aspects