Policy Final (Part 8

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Policy Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Drug schedules are based on two criteria. What are they?
  • 2. 
    Substance Abuse Overall cost to society – ____ ____ ____ ___ ___ per year   Health care including substance abuse and mental health treatment, hospital emergencies, accidents, and insurance
  • 3. 
    Substance Abuse Overall cost to society – 200 to 300 billion dollars per year   Health care including substance abuse and mental health treatment, hospital emergencies, accidents, and insurance             Death – ________ illicit drugs – ___________ alcohol – ___________ tobacco
  • 4. 
    Crime, criminal justice, and the legal system – __% of all prisoners are in jail due to a drug-related crime
  • 5. 
    Imagery - Chinese and undesirables smoking in dens, lurid tales of crime and debauchery - Chinese mixing with whites - Hysteria
  • 6. 
    During this historical period in the South, a more energetic and active African American was also perceived as being more aggressive and threatening.   Imagery of “drug-crazed Negroes” -- Cocaine became associated with aggression, murder, rape, and African American males.
  • 7. 
    What year did the Harrison Narcotic Act take place?
  • 8. 
    What are the three components to the Harrison Narcotics Act of 1914?
  • 9. 
    _____ ______ _____ ______ (1919-1933)   Prohibition – __th Amendment to the Constitution.   __st Amendment repealed Prohibition. 
  • 10. 
    Imagery of drug-crazed Mexicans in the southwestern US attacking women and corrupting youth.
  • 11. 
    What year did the Marijuana Tax Act occur?
  • 12. 
    The symbolic association of a minority group that represented a threat to established social norms, values, and privileges with a negatively recognized drug became a powerful policymaking dynamic.
  • 13. 
    Criminalization of drug use     The history of drug policy is really a history of _________ ___________ rather than the substances themselves – the addictive properties of the substances are not really the issue.
  • 14. 
    In _____ the ______ _____ _____ ______ ____ ______ _______ was passed into law. _____ __ of this law is the legal foundation of narcotics enforcement in the United States. This act regulates the manufacture and distribution of drugs, and places all drugs into one of five schedules.
  • 15. 
    Treatment goals are directed toward complete abstinence.
  • 16. 
    Offers a pragmatic yet compassionate set of strategies designed to reduce harmful consequences of addictive behavior for both drug consumers and their communities.  Harm reduction advocates acknowledge that substances will be used and abused, and try to minimize the harm associated with such behavior. 
  • 17. 
    What are the examples for harm reduction?
  • 18. 
    Elimination of social welfare benefits for drug felons.
  • 19. 
    What are the two types of substance abuse policies?
  • 20. 
    Foreign crop eradication, interdiction (e.g., border patrols, coast guard), and law enforcement.
  • 21. 
    ______ : ______, _____, _____, drug testing, drinking and smoking age, alcohol regulation, and warning labels.
  • 22. 
    ONDCP budget According to government website: __% demand; __% supply