American Society, Marijuana and Public Policy Essay by Master Researcher

American Society, Marijuana and Public Policy
An overview of American society's views towards marijuana and its legalization
# 42685 | 2,650 words | 16 sources | 2002 | US
Published on Oct 27, 2003 in Law (General) , Medical and Health (Drugs) , Sociology (General)


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This paper will explore American societal views towards marijuana, what significant influences have shaped these views and how, in turn, these views have shaped legislation relating to marijuana. American society, driven by important media actors, is currently in the process of a significant reconsideration of marijuana's position in our culture. This paper will provide a historical and sociological context of the evolution of American society's views towards marijuana so that the current debate regarding legalization and the medical use of marijuana might be better understood.

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