SOCI 270: Drugs, Society and Behavior, Spring 2022

CLASS NOTES (PDF format):

Part 1: Defining and Regulating Drugs
Chapter 1 - Drugs and Society Overview
Chapter 2 - The Social Problems of Drugs
Chapter 3 - U.S. Government Regulation of Drugs


Part 2: Psychopharmacology
Chapter 4 - The Nervous System
Chapter 5 - The Actions of Drugs
Chapter
18 - Rethinking Drug Policy

CLICK HERE FOR A MIDTERM & FINAL REVIEW SHEET -- STUDY ONLY THROUGH CHAPTER 5 for MIDTERM
Midterm Exam, March 9/10


Part 3: The Familiar Drugs
Chapter 6 - Stimulants - Amphetamines
Chapter 6 - Stimulants - Cocaine
Chapter 11 - Stimulants - Caffeine
Chapter 7 - Depressants & Inhalants
Chapter 9 - Alcohol
Chapter 10 - Tobacco and Nicotine


Part 4: The Restricted Drugs
Chapter 13 - Opioids
Chapter 14 - Psychedelics
Chapter 15 - Cannabis

Final Exam, week of May 15 (details TBA)
MIDTERM AND FINAL EXAM REVIEW SHEET