Alcohol and Drug Abuse in the Affluent
Routledge – 1984 – 106 pages
This provocative volume addresses the problem of alcohol and drug abuse among the affluent. Experts explore the prevalence and patterns of abuse among the “privileged.” Important and revealing data is examined concerning the appropriateness of existing forms of treatment and the effectiveness of the therapeutic process. Topics of particular interest and timeliness include drug use among affluent adolescents, cocaine use and abuse, and the increasing incidence of substance abuse among physicians.
Contents Alcoholism and Drug Abuse in the Affluent: Is There a Difference?