Substance and Substitution

Methadone Subjects in Liberal Societies

  • Suzanne Fraser
  • Kylie Valentine

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Suzanne Fraser, Kylie Valentine
    Pages 1-34
  3. Suzanne Fraser, Kylie Valentine
    Pages 35-57
  4. Suzanne Fraser, Kylie Valentine
    Pages 58-90
  5. Suzanne Fraser, Kylie Valentine
    Pages 91-112
  6. Suzanne Fraser, Kylie Valentine
    Pages 113-141
  7. Suzanne Fraser, Kylie Valentine
    Pages 142-169
  8. Suzanne Fraser, Kylie Valentine
    Pages 170-181
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 182-203

About this book

Introduction

Located between three powerful phenomena, public health, the law and social stigma, methadone maintenance treatment attracts loyal advocates, vociferous critics and innumerable engaged onlookers. This book aims to examine the controversial approach to addiction, providing in the process a unique approach to literature on illicit drugs

Keywords

addiction authenticity drugs gender health treatment

Authors and affiliations

  • Suzanne Fraser
    • 1
  • Kylie Valentine
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Women’s Studies and Gender Research, School of Political and Social InquiryMonash UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.Social Policy Research CentreUniversity of New South WalesAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230582569
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-28604-1
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-58256-9
  • About this book