Drug abuse social policy in the United States and Israel: a comparative sociological perspective.

  • N Ben-Yehuda
  • Published 1987 in The International journal of the addictions


The United States and Israel have implemented the same social policy toward drug abuse: a supply/demand reduction model aimed at minimizing illicit drug use. The paper examines the results of this social policy in both countries, concluding that this social policy achieved a relative success in Israel, while relatively failing to achieve its explicit goal… (More)


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