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Information needs for drug abuse policy in the Washington Metropolitan Area

John Haaga

Information needs for drug abuse policy in the Washington Metropolitan Area

by John Haaga

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug abuse -- Government policy -- Washington Metropolitan Area.,
  • Drug abuse -- Washington Metropolitan Area -- Prevention.,
  • Drug abuse -- Treatment -- Washington Metropolitan Area.,
  • Drug abuse -- Information services.,
  • Drug abuse surveys -- Washington Metropolitan Area.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDrug abuse policy in the Washington Metropolitan Area
    StatementJohn Haaga, Peter Reuter.
    ContributionsReuter, Peter., Rand Corporation.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 18 p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17918906M

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