Item description for Ecstasy and Amphetamines: Global Survey 2003 by United Nations...
In todays fast moving society, the pressure to excel in sports, have fun on the social scene, and escape reality for various reasons is high especially amongst the younger generation. Young people might take whatever substances or drugs are available to satisfy their desires. As a result, the increased consumption of synthetic drugs such as Amphetamine-type Stimulants (ATS) is dramatic, worldwide. This report analyzes the size and nature of the emerging ATS threat with the view of exploring what society can do to overcome the problem globally. It provides key information on the origins of the drugs, on the trends in their worldwide use, and the danger they pose to mankind.
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Studio: United Nations Publications
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.5" Width: 8.1" Height: 0.3" Weight: 0.7 lbs.
Release Date Oct 24, 2003
Publisher United Nations Publications
ISBN 9211481643 ISBN13 9789211481648
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Jose Antonio Ocampo is Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Economic and Social Affairs, and former Executive Secretary of ECLAC.