Essays about: "illicit drugs"

Found 5 essays containing the words illicit drugs.

  1. 1. Factors associated with illegal drug use in South Africa: A qualitative literature review

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa och samhälle (HS)

    Author : Rummage Isaac; [2019]
    Keywords : Criminology; Illegal drug use; South Africa.;

    Abstract : AbstractThis study provides a comprehensive literature review of the recent peer-review and journal articles pertaining to illegal drug use in South Africa. Potential articles pertaining to South African illicit drug use published between 1994 and April 2019 were identified through an exhaustive literature pursuit. READ MORE

  2. 2. Arbitrary Power and the Weakening of the Rule of Law in Duterte's War on Drugs: a qualitative interview study with members of the Filipino Human Rights Community

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Nadine Flatt; [2018]
    Keywords : War on Drugs; Philippines; rule of law; rule of men; arbitrary power; extrajudicial killings; Skype interviews; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Rodrigo Roa Duterte was elected president of the Philippines in 2016. He launched a violent War on Drugs only one day after his assumption of the presidency. In his inaugural speech, Duterte described his adherence to the rule of law as uncompromising. READ MORE

  3. 3. De-securitization of coca plantation in Colombia in a ‘war on drugs’ context- A possibility opened by peace negotiations with a former enemy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Laura Lucia Gonzalez Marin; [2017]
    Keywords : Colombia; Illicit use crops; Securitization and de-securitization processes; Readiness and ripeness theory; Negotiated end to the conflict; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis intends to explain the change of strategies to address coca plantation in Colombia before and after the 2016 Peace agreement. To do so, I build a theoretical model that draws on securitization/de-securitization theory and ripeness/readiness theories. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards Drug Free Society: A study of Sweden’s Illicit Drug Policy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Fazal Haq Sahibzada; [2010-06-23]
    Keywords : Illicit drug abuse in Sweden; Sweden comparison with Europe; restrictive illicit drug abuse policy; drug free society; young adolescents;

    Abstract : The degree report is about towards Drug Free Society; a study of Sweden’s illicit Drug Policy. Sweden was the country faced illicit drug abuse problem in the 20th century, especially in 1960s. READ MORE

  5. 5. Illegal Drug Markets in Practice: The Swedish Cocaine Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Daniel Contreras; [2009]
    Keywords : cocaine; cocaine market; illegal markets; market practice; illicit markets drugs; Sweden;

    Abstract : Despite being a billion dollar market, there are still many unknowns on how illegal drug markets operate. A possibility for this, is the fact that drug market studies have largely come from law, sociology and economic perspectives. This has led to a lack of understanding on how drug markets work in practice. READ MORE