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By David E. Newton

Marijuana: A Reference Handbook examines the construction, intake, and rules of the hashish plant; the plant's advertisement, leisure, medicinal, and non secular purposes; and a number of the makes an attempt to manage the construction and intake of marijuana within the usa and different components of the area. also, it offers a close background of the function of marijuana in society, an even-handed presentation of the arguments for and opposed to its legalization or decriminalization, and a entire checklist of print and digital assets that may be used for extra examine at the topic.

As competition over using marijuana for leisure and clinical reasons is still on the vanguard of public coverage debates and extra U.S. states think about ballots to permit the construction and intake of marijuana below quite a few stipulations, this booklet will supply scholars and common readers with useful context to appreciate the underlying matters linked to contemporary efforts to alter marijuana's felony prestige.

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