Accession Number : AD0602638


Title :   HALLUCINOGENIC DRUGS: A PERSPECTIVE WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO PEYOTE AND CANNABIS,


Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF


Personal Author(s) : MCGlothlin,William H


Report Date : Jul 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 84


Abstract : The extensive literature on peyote and Cannabis sativa (marihuana), with particular emphasis on reducing the uncertainty about the benefits or perils inherent in the use of LSD and other recent additions to the hallucinogen family is reviewed: (1) Introduction, (2) Addiction and habituation, (3) Peyote, (4) Cannabis, and (5) The LSD controversy.


Descriptors :   *HALLUCINOGENS , *DRUG ADDICTION , *CANNABIS , ANHALONIUM ALKALOIDS , ANHALONIUM ALKALOIDS , TOLERANCES(PHYSIOLOGY) , DRUGS , PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY , RELIGION , CULTURE , LYSERGIC ACIDS , PSYCHOTROPIC AGENTS , BIBLIOGRAPHIES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE