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Drugs, deviancy, and democracy in Iran

Janne Bjerre Christensen

Drugs, deviancy, and democracy in Iran

the interaction of state and civil society

by Janne Bjerre Christensen

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Published by I.B. Tauris, Distributed in the United States exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Government policy,
  • Mass Media,
  • Drugs and mass media,
  • Substance-Related Disorders,
  • Drug abuse,
  • Public Policy

  • About the Edition

    Explores the mounting problems of drug use in Iran, how treatment became legalized in 1998, how local NGOs offer methadone treatment in Tehran and face continuous political challenges in doing so, and how drug use is critically discussed in Iranian media and cinema.--From publisher description.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-284) and index.

    StatementJanne Bjerre Christensen
    SeriesInternational library of Iranian studies -- 32
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5840.I68 C38 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25221447M
    ISBN 101848856393
    ISBN 109781848856394
    LC Control Number2011410506
    OCLC/WorldCa751856625

    HISTORY: U.S. GOVERNMENT & ILLEGAL DRUGS Iran-Contra and the massive drug trafficking in Mena, Arkansas, under Bill and Hillary’s careful watch was nothing more than an extension of CIA-Mob.


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