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Tobacco harm reduction

Dorothy Hatsukami and Mark Parascandola

in Tobacco: Science, policy and public health

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199566655
eISBN:
9780191594410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566655.003.0040
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the issue of tobacco harm reduction. Tobacco harm reduction can be considered as one approach to reduce tobacco-caused mortality and morbidity, but should not be considered as ... More


Harm Reduction: Challenging Tradition on the Street with Transcendence

Cristopher D. Ringwald

in The Soul of Recovery: Uncovering the Spiritual Dimension in the Treatment of Addictions

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195147681
eISBN:
9780199849338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195147681.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Treatment professionals, friends, and relatives believe that helping alcoholics and addicts recuperate and live improved lives would entail loving the sinner and condemning the sin. Those who ... More


Citizenship through Participation

Lisa L. Miller

in The Perils of Federalism: Race, Poverty, and the Politics of Crime Control

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195331684
eISBN:
9780199867967
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331684.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter explores in more detail the nature and quality of interaction citizen groups have with the policy process in the two urban locales studied. In particular, the chapter addresses the two ... More


Harm Reduction in the Domestic Violence Context

Courtney Cross

in The Politicization of Safety: Critical Perspectives on Domestic Violence Responses

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479805648
eISBN:
9781479888733
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479805648.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Harm reduction is a school of thought born out of public health practices: the goal of harm reduction is to mitigate the collateral dangers associated with high-risk behaviors so that individuals ... More


Harmful societies: Understanding social harm

Simon A. Pemberton

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781847427946
eISBN:
9781447307846
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427946.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

While the notion of social harm has long interested critical criminologists it is now being explored as an alternative field of study, which provides more accurate analyses of the vicissitudes of ... More


Legalising drugs: Debates and dilemmas

Philip Bean

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423757
eISBN:
9781447302698
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423757.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Government policy has steadfastly been against drug legalisation, but increasingly critics have argued that this is unsustainable. This book is a timely examination of the issues this raises. ... More


Capitalist formations and the production of harm

Simon Pemberton

in Harmful societies: Understanding social harm

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781847427946
eISBN:
9781447307846
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427946.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter begins by outlining the harmful features of capitalism that are common to all capitalist societies. Whilst the nature of this harm might be universal, the prevalence of these harms will ... More


Harm reduction, medicalisation and decriminalisation

Philip Bean

in Legalising drugs: Debates and dilemmas

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423757
eISBN:
9781447302698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423757.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter discusses harm reduction, medicalisation and decriminalisation, the three reformative, rather than radical features of the debate. These fit more easily into those proposals that soften ... More


Conscientious objection, harm reduction and abortion care

Ruth Fletcher

in Ethical and Legal Debates In Irish Healthcare: Confronting complexities

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719099465
eISBN:
9781526104410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099465.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter argues that debates about conscientious objection in health care would benefit from distinguishing clearly between two distinct sets of issues 1) who qualifies for conscientious ... More


Drugs: Addictions and Trafficking

Katherine van Wormer

in Handbook of International Social Work: Human Rights, Development, and the Global Profession

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195333619
eISBN:
9780199918195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195333619.003.0025
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter focuses on drug use and the drug trafficking that sustains it. Because alcohol is also a drug and is closely associated with addiction worldwide, attention is paid to its use and abuse ... More


Worldbuilding and Attunement

Jarrett Zigon

in Disappointment: Toward a Critical Hermeneutics of Worldbuilding

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823278237
eISBN:
9780823280650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823278237.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Chapter five rethinks the concept of responsibility in terms of respond-ability, which is conceived as attunement. Two approaches of the practice of harm reduction—a key element in the anti-drug war ... More


Harm reduction regimes, neoliberalism and the production of harm

Simon Pemberton

in Harmful societies: Understanding social harm

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781847427946
eISBN:
9781447307846
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427946.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

The concluding chapter draws on the analysis presented in Chapters Four and Five to provide an overview of how the regimes perform in relation to the harms presented in the study. From this ... More


Gun Violence: The Real Costs

Philip J. Cook and Jens Ludwig

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195153842
eISBN:
9780199849208
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195153842.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Until now researchers have assessed the burden imposed by gunshot injuries and deaths in terms of medical costs and lost productivity. Here, the chapters widen the lens, developing a framework to ... More


Progress; or, The Repetition of Differential Sameness

Jarrett Zigon

in Disappointment: Toward a Critical Hermeneutics of Worldbuilding

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823278237
eISBN:
9780823280650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823278237.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Chapter two considers the centrality of the concept of progress in the enactment of the ontological conditions of totality and repetition. This chapter moves between an ontic and ontological analysis ... More


Introduction

Philip Bean

in Legalising drugs: Debates and dilemmas

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423757
eISBN:
9781447302698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423757.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

According to Mark Kleiman (2008), there are things that could be done about drug policy that would reduce the numbers in prison, and the extent of drug abuse and drug-related crime, but legalisation ... More


The council, police and health services: An impasse to solutions

Daniel Briggs and Rubén Monge Gamero

in Dead-End Lives: Drugs and Violence in the City Shadows

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447341680
eISBN:
9781447341734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447341680.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

What is precisely contributing to the continued functioning of the drug market in Valdemingómez? How is it so many people arrive here at this point in their dependency yet so few are able to recover? ... More


Model 1: Trendsetters in illicit substances (Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain)

Tamyko Ysa, Joan Colom, Adrià Albareda, Anna Ramon, Marina Carrión, and Lidia Segura

in Governance of Addictions: European Public Policies

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198703303
eISBN:
9780191772559
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703303.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

As a result of data gathering, the development of a model to analyse the governance of addictions in Europe, the elaboration of an in-depth analysis for each of the twenty-eight countries, and the ... More


Harm Reduction and Help Seeking

Susan Dewey and Tonia St. Germain

in Women of the Street: How the Criminal Justice-Social Services Alliance Fails Women in Prostitution

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781479854493
eISBN:
9781479887910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479854493.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter contends that alliance positioning of street-involved women as damaged by dysfunctional families and communities neglects the structural forces that inform the women’s everyday lives. ... More


Harm Reduction in Rome: A Model-Based Evaluation of Its Impact on the HIV-1 Epidemic

Massimo Arcà, Teresa Spadea, Giulia Cesaroni, Marina Davoli, Annette D. Verster, and Carlo A. Perucci

in Quantitative Evaluation of HIV Prevention Programs

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300087512
eISBN:
9780300128222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300087512.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter presents a model-based evaluation of the harm reduction program (HRP) in Rome, Italy. This program involved street outreach, needle exchange, condom distribution, information and ... More


Public Health Approaches to Overdose Prevention and Harm Reduction

Mark Lysyshyn and Mark Tyndall

in A Public Health Guide to Ending the Opioid Epidemic

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190056810
eISBN:
9780190056841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190056810.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Harm reduction aims to reduce the negative consequences of drug use in people unable or unwilling to stop. This chapter focus on harm reduction policies, programs, and practices that have been ... More


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