xxviii, 692 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Handbooks of sociology and social research.
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I: HISTORICAL OVERVIEW: The emerging science of drug abuse prevention / William J. Bukoski II: SOCIAL CONTEXTS OF PREVENTION: Effective mass media strategies for drug abuse prevention campaigns / Philip Palmgreen and Lewis Donohew Drug abuse prevention curricula in schools / Gilbert J. Botvin and Kenneth W. Griffin Dissemination of research-based family intervention for the prevention of substance abuse / Karol L. Kumpfer and Steve Adler Peers and the prevention of adolescent drug use / E. R. Oetting and R. S. Lynch Mobilizing communities to reduce risk for drug abuse: a comparison of two strategies / Michael W. Arthur, Charles D. Ayers, Kelly A. Graham, and J. David Hawkins Community-focused drug abuse prevention / Barry M. Kibel and Harold D.Holder Drug abuse prevention in the workplace / Royer F. Cook Prevention approaches to methadone treatment settings: children of drug abuse treatment clients / Richard F. Catalano, Kevin P. Haggerty, and Randy R. Gainey III: PREVENTION AS SOCIAL CONTROL: Drug tests in prevention research / Robert L. DuPont and Keith E. Saylor Anti-drug-abuse policies on prevention strategies / Mary Ann Pentz IV: THEORETICAL AND EMPIRICAL FOUNDATIONS OF PREVENTION: Forging a relationship between drug abuse epidemiology and drug abuse prevention / Zili Sloboda Risk and protective factors of adolescent drug use: implications for prevention programs / Judith S. Brook. David W. Brook, Linda Richter, and Martin Whiteman Bridging the gap between substance use prevention theory and practice / Brian R. Flay and John Petraitis Preventive intervention targeting precursors / John E. Lochman Designing prevention programs: the developmental perspective / Marvin W. Berkowitz and Audrey L. Begun V: SPECIAL POPULATIONS: Gender issues in substance abuse prevention / Louise Ann Rohrbach and Joel Milam Preventing substance use among Latino youth / Charles R. Martinez, Jr., J. Mark Eddy, and David S. DeGarmo African-American substance use epidemiology and prevention issues / William L. Turner and Michael J. Hench The effectiveness of alcohol and drug abuse prevention among American-Indian youth / Fred Beauvais and Joseph E. Trimble Drug abuse prevention research for Asian and Pacific Islander Americans / W. William Chen VI: INTERACTIONS BETWEEN BIOLOGY AND SOCIAL CONTEXT: RISKS FOR MULTIPLE BEHAVIORAL AND MENTAL DISORDERS: Basic science and drug abuse prevention: neuroscience, learning, and personality perspectives / Michael T. Bardo, Thomas Kelly, Donald R. Lynam, and Richard Milich Cross-national comparisons of co-morbidities between substance use disorders and mental disorders / Ronald C. Kessler, Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, Laura Andrade, Rob Bijl ... [et al.] Drug abuse research for high-risk youth / Leona L. Eggert and Brooke P. Randell Research designs for family studies / Michael Vanyukov, Howard Moss, and Ralph E. Tarter VII: RESEARCH DESIGN, MEASUREMENT, AND DATA ANALYTIC ISSUES: Design principles and their application in preventive field trials / C. Hendricks Brown Major data analysis issues in drug abuse prevention research / David P. MacKinnon and James H. Dwyer Metholological considerations to prevention research / Linda M. Collins and Brian P. Flaherty Prevention program implementation / Steven Schinke and Kristin Cole Family management practices: research design and measurement issues / Thomas J. Dishion, Bert Burraston, and Fuzhong Li Power analysis models and methods: a latent variable framework for power estimation and analysis / Terry E. Duncan, Susan C. Duncan, and Puzhong Li VIII: DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION: A LOOK TO THE FUTURE: Application of computer technology to drug abuse prevention / Kris Bosworth Putting science into practice / Gale Held.
Subtitle on cover: Theory, science, and practice.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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