Department Information

Chair:
Dr. Herbert Haines
Sharon Steadman (Acting)
Moffett Center, Room 2120
Phone: 607-753-2726
Fax: 607-753-5973
Email:
amanda.halliwell@cortland.edu
Hours:
8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday
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SOC 345 - Drug Policy

The origins and continuing evolution of government policies to control psychoactive drugs. Primary emphasis on the United States, with secondary attention to Western Europe and Asia. Critical examination of both prohibitionist and alternative drug policy models, including public health, “harm reduction” and legalization/decriminalization. Category D. Prerequisite: ANT 102 or SOC 100 or 150. (3 cr. hr.)

Frequency code C = offered at least once every two years
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.