Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Program in Public Health

Drugged: The Science and Culture Behind Psychotropic Drugs, by Richard J. Miller

Drugs: The Science and Culture Behind Psychotropic Drugs

A thorough look at the various drugs humanity uses to alter minds, from morphine and marijuana to alcohol and antipsychotics, Miller* investigates how these drugs were discovered, how they affect the brain, and how much we still don't know about them.  Hardcover, 376 pages.  (C)2013 Oxford University Press, USA.

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*Editors' note:  Dr. Miller is a professor at Northwestern University