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Focus on hallucinogens

Jeffrey Shulman

Focus on hallucinogens

by Jeffrey Shulman

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Published by Twenty-First Century Books in Frederick, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hallucinogenic drugs -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Hallucinogenic drugs.,
  • Drugs.,
  • Drug abuse.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the many dangers of the illicit use of hallucinogenic drugs. Also examines the controlled use of hallucinogens by aboriginal peoples in religious and social contexts.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJeffrey Shulman ; illustrated by David Neuhaus.
    SeriesA Drug-alert book
    ContributionsNeuhaus, David, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5809.5 .S54 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1882635M
    ISBN 100941477924
    LC Control Number90043408
    OCLC/WorldCa22206860

    Focus on Hallucinogens (A Drug-Alert Book): ISBN () Softcover, Troll Communications Llc, Focus on Hallucinogens (Drug Alert Series).   The Hallucinogens attempts to provide a detailed description of the hallucinogens in a single volume. Hallucinogens are chemicals which in nontoxic doses produce changes in perception, in thought, and in mood, but which seldom produce mental confusion, memory loss, or disorientation for person, place, and Edition: 1.

    The hallucinogens are a class of psychoactive drugs, either synthetic or plant products, that produce auditory and/or visual hallucinations as well as thought, mood, and perceptual changes. Depending on dosage, expectation (set), and environment (setting), they also can induce euphoria and a state similar to a transcendental experience.   Sherwood, A. M., & Prisinzano, T. E. (). Novel Psychotherapeutics–A Cautiously Optimistic Focus on Hallucinogens. /

    "Scarfolk is a fictional northern English town created by writer and designer Richard Littler, who is sometimes identified as the town mayor. Scarfolk artefacts have been praised for their true-to-life detail, and several images, including a faux Penguin Books publication called 'Children & Hallucinogens: The Future of Discipline', went viral, believed by some to be genuine.". Mescaline is an ingredient found in the peyote cactus plant that has hallucinogenic effects. There is also synthetic mescaline. Effects known can vary and may include: Appetite suppression. Chills and sweating. Difficulty concentrating. Loss of sense of reality. While these drugs may cause different effects on individual users, all are known to.


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The cover of Jeffrey Shulman’s Focus on Hallucinogens accurately conveys the ideological perspective of this book. Four smiling cartoon children wearing “Just Say NO to Drugs” t-shirts sit in a classroom beneath a golden logo announcing that this is “A Drug-Alert Book”.

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Focus on Hallucinogens (Drug Alert Series)Author: Jeffrey Shulman. Hallucinogens are a broad class of drugs that induce visual and auditory hallucinations, or profound distortions in a person's perceptions of reality.

These drugs can. The Hallucinogens attempts to provide a detailed description of the hallucinogens in a single volume. Hallucinogens are chemicals which in nontoxic doses produce changes in perception, in thought & in mood, but which seldom produce mental confusion, memory loss, or disorientation for person, place & time.4/5.

Although, hallucinogens do pose a danger to both our body and mind there is a positive side to hallucinogens for therapeutic uses. The focus will be on three hallucinogens which are LSD, Psilocybin and Ibogaine therapy for their effectiveness for therapeutic uses for addictions to alcohol, smoking cessations etc.

LSD. Children and Hallucinogens: The Future of Discipline was published by Penguin Books in The book assessed the amount of lysergic acid diethylamide that can be safely ingested by a child without him shape-shifting into furniture, reducing his mental capacity to that of a forgetful trout, or transforming into an identical replica of himself, which could cost the state thousands of.

SilverJacket’s Matt Hutson posted scans from a anti-drug kids book called Focus On Hallucinogens. According to Hutson, “It explains to. Popular Science Hallucinogens Books Showing of 14 Absinthe, the Cocaine of the Nineteenth Century: A History of the Hallucinogenic Drug and Its Effect on Artists and Writers in Europe and the United States (Hardcover).

ever using LSD or other hallucinogens in their lifetime (6 percent versus 2 percent in Europe).3 How Widespread Is the Abuse of Hallucinogens and Dissociative Drugs. According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, more thanAmericans aged 12 and older reported current (past-month) use of LSD File Size: 2MB.

Ryan H.A. Chan, John E. Mendelson, in The Effects of Drug Abuse on the Human Nervous System, Abstract. Hallucinogens are drugs that alter consciousness by distorting primarily auditory and visual perception but can affect any sensory system.

Hallucinogens also affect judgment, orientation, memory, and emotions. Despite profound alterations in perception. A hallucinogen is a psychoactive agent that often or ordinarily causes hallucinations, perceptual anomalies, and other substantial subjective changes in thought, emotion, and consciousness that are not typically experienced to such degrees with other categories of drugs.

The common classifications for hallucinogens are psychedelics, dissociatives and deliriants. Focus on Hallucinogens.

A Drug-Alert Book. Rating: Author(s): Jeffrey Shulman. Illustrator(s): David Neuhaus. Pages: Pub Date: Edition(s) at Erowid: (hb,1st ed,fine) Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books. ISBN: BACK COVER # The first book series of its kind for young readers, The Drug Alert Series provides a.

Researchers believe that hallucinogens alter the perceptions of users by acting on neural circuits in the brain, particularly in the prefrontal cortex  , a region of the brain involved in perception, mood, and cognition Whereas dissociative drugs are thought to disrupt glutamate transmitters in the brain, hallucinogens are believed to affect the neurotransmitter.

Hallucinogens are mind-altering substances which can cause people to see and hear things that aren't real. In addition to hallucinations, they can bring about changes in. Hallucinogen, substance that produces psychological effects that tend to be associated with phenomena such as dreams or religious exaltation or with mental disorders such as schizophrenia.

There are various types of hallucinogens. Learn about the history and effects of. More editions of Focus on Hallucinogens (Drug Alert Book): Focus on Hallucinogens (Drug Alert Book): ISBN () Childrens Pr,   Study Finds No Link Between Hallucinogens And Mental Problems: Shots - Health News People who had taken LSD, psilocybin or mescaline at any time in their lives were no more likely than those who.

Hallucinogens: A Forensic Drug Handbook is a comprehensive reference for everyone involved in the identification, investigation, and forensic analysis of hallucinogenic drugs. The text begins with a review of the history of these drugs and their abuse, and then takes an in-depth look at the many different types of hallucinogens, their chemical make-up, how they.

Hallucinogens are a pharmacologically diverse group of compounds, including plant- and animal-sourced compounds and synthetic drugs that produce unique alterations of consciousness (Table 15–1).These psychoactive substances produce a profile of changes in thoughts, perceptions, and emotions, often including profound alterations in the perception of reality, that are rarely.

I Focus: The dopamine system modulates attentional and goal-directed behaviours and enhances alertness. I Flexibility: Serotonin 2A receptor stimulation increases cognitive flexibility. Hitherto, we have characterised hallucinogens as agents of disorganisation; however, it must be acknowledged that the picture presented is somewhat incomplete.Learn hallucinogens with free interactive flashcards.

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