Ecstasy and Other Club Drugs by Tara Koellhoffer, Ronald J. Brogan
  

Ecstasy and Other Club Drugs

Written by Tara Koellhoffer, Ronald J. Brogan
Illustrated by
Part of the Junior Drug Awareness Series

RRP £31.95

Synopsis

Ecstasy and Other Club Drugs by Tara Koellhoffer, Ronald J. Brogan

Millions of teens and young adults attend raves and dance clubs every year, and drug use is rampant at many of these parties. The best known of the so-called club drugs used often at raves is ecstasy, but there are many others continually being introduced to the rave scene. Several of them can also be slipped into drinks for use as date-rape drugs - victims are incapacitated and unaware that they have been drugged. Although law enforcement has been attempting to crack down on the use of club drugs, many teens still don't believe that club drugs are dangerous. Ecstasy and Other Club Drugs examines some of the best-known club drugs, highlighting their effects on the mind and body and the dangers associated with their use.

About the Author

Tara Koellhoffer earned a degree in political science and history from Rutgers University. She is a freelance writer and editor with more than 10 years of experience working on nonfiction books, covering topics ranging from social studies and biography to health and science. She has edited hundreds of books and teaching materials, including Chelsea House's Science News for Kids series.

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Format

Hardback

Author

Tara Koellhoffer, Ronald J. Brogan
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Publisher

Chelsea House Publishers

Publication date

1st February 2008

ISBN

9780791096970


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