Marijuana as a Gateway Drug Research Paper by Top Papers

Marijuana as a Gateway Drug
A research paper on the use of marijuana as a gateway drug.
# 141858 | 4,250 words | 23 sources | MLA | 2006 | US

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The paper presents the research, design, analysis, literature review, interviews and conclusion regarding the use of marijuana as a "gateway drug." The paper shows how the evidence is mixed, however, the survey results indicate a possible relationship of initial marijuna use leading to Vicodin abuse.

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""Gateway drugs" is a colloquial term that refers to drugs that may lead to abuse of other drugs or substances. Marijuana, for instance, is considered by some to act as a "gateway" or facilitator to the use of harder drugs. This study will try and add weight to the idea that marijuana abuse can potentially act as a gateway or pathway to the abuse of other drugs."

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