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Drugs and crime: October 2014

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Journal articles

  • An assessment of an HIV prevention intervention among people who inject drugs in the states of Manipur and Nagaland, India / Prabuddhagopal Goswamia, Gajendra Kumar Medhi, Gregory Armstrong, Maninder Singh Setia, Shajan Mathew, Gay Thongamba, Lakshmi Ramakrishnan, Bitra George, Rakesh Kumar Singh, Ramesh S Paranjape and Jagadish Mahanta
    International journal of drug policy 25(5) Sep 2014: 853-864
  • Better methods to collect self-reported alcohol and other drug use data from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians / Kim San Kylie Lee, Tanya Chikritzhs, Edward Wilkes, Dennis Gray, Robin Room and Katherine M Conigrave
    Drug and alcohol review 33(5) Sep 2014: 466-472
  • Cracking drug data / Paul Stokes
    Intersec : the journal of international security 24(8) Sep 2014: 34-36
  • Digital refugees flee via Silk Road to black markets in drugs / James Martin
    The conversation. 10 Oct 2014:[4] p
  • Drug policy and global regulatory capitalism : the case of new psychoactive substances (NPS) / Toby Seddon
    International journal of drug policy 25(5) Sep 2014: 1019-1024
  • Emerging designer drugs pose real risks / Ken Cornell
    RCMP Gazette no. 76 3: 26
  • Examining the effects of social bonds and shame on drug recovery within an on-line support community / Vanessa H Woodward, Marcos Luis Misis and O Hayden III Griffin
    Deviant behavior 35(10/12) 2014: 938-958
  • Factors associated with the timing and onset of cannabis use and cannabis use disorder : results from the 2007 Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being / Peter Butterworth, Tim Slade and Louisa Degenhardt
    Drug and alcohol review 33(5) Sep 2014: 555-564
  • Harm reduction and knowledge exchange : a qualitative analysis of drug-related internet discussion forums / Christophe Soussan and Anette Kjellgren
    Harm reduction journal vol. 11 2014: 1-9
  • Imprisoned in the EBI / Henk Van de Bunt
    Newsletter. Centre for Information and Research on Organised Crime vol. 1 Aug 2014: 2
  • Intimate partner violence and reproductive health among methamphetamine-using women in Los Angeles : a qualitative pilot study / Wajidah Abdul-Khabir, Timothy Hall, Aimee-Noelle Swanson and Steven Shoptaw
    Journal of psychoactive drugs 46(4) Sep/Oct 2014: 310-316
  • Key issues in policing 'fake weed' / Alexandra Gannoni and Susan Goldsmid
    Association news (Police Association of Tasmania). Sep 2014:34-35
  • Legislating thresholds for drug trafficking : a policy development case study from New South Wales, Australia / Caitlin Elizabeth Hughes, Alison Ritter and Nicholas Cowdery
    International journal of drug policy 25(5) Sep 2014: 992-1000
  • Making drug policy together : reflections on evidence, engagement and participation / Marcus Roberts
    International journal of drug policy 25(5) Sep 2014: 952-956
  • Offending, custody and opioid substitution therapy treatment utilisation among opioid-dependent people in contact with the criminal justice system : comparison of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians / Natasa Gisev, Amy Gibson, Sarah Larney, Jo Kimber, Megan Williams, Anton Clifford, Michael Doyle, Lucy Burns, Tony G Butler, Don J Weatherburn and Louisa Degenhardt
    BMC public health 14(920) 2014: 16 p
  • Pathways between substance use, dependence, offense type, and offense severity / Albert M Kopak and Norman G Hoffmann
    Criminal justice policy review 25(6) Nov 2014: 743-760
  • Patterns of tobacco smoking among illicit drug users in Australia 2001-2010 / Doug Fraser, Coral Gartner and Wayne D Hall
    Drug and alcohol review 33(5) Sep 2014: 534-549
  • Pharmaceutical drug misuse in Australia / Malcolm Dobbin
    Australian prescriber 37(3) Jun 2014: 79-81
  • Social construction and the evidence-based drug policy endeavour / Kari Lancaster
    International journal of drug policy 25(5) Sep 2014: 948-951
  • 'Spice', 'krypotonite', 'black mamba' : an overview of brand names and marketing strategies of novel psychoactive substances on the web / Ornella Corazza, Giuseppe Valeriani, Franceso Saverio Bersani, John Corkery, Giovanni Martinotti, Giuseppe Bersani and Fabrizio Schifano
    Journal of psychoactive drugs 46(4) Sep/Oct 2014: 287-294
  • The impact of substance abusers' readiness to change on psychological and behavioral functioning / Matthew G Hile and Rita E Adkins
    Addictive behaviors 23(3) 1998: 365-370
  • What is good governance in the context of drug policy? / Nicola Singleton and Jennifer Rubin
    International journal of drug policy 25(5) Sep 2014: 935-941

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