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A Social Welfare Policy Analysis of Substance Abuse in the Russian Federation

Abstract The implementation of substance abuse treatment policy is ambiguous in the Russian Federation. Though policies are in place, financial responsibility and best practice procedures are largely overlooked by the Russian government. The purpose of this thesis is to conduct a policy analysis of the Russian Federation Federal Law, On Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances, adopted December 10, 1997. Amendments and additions to this law are integrated. Utilizing Gilbert and Terrell’s (2005) elements of an analytic social policy, including allocation, provision, delivery, and finance, the extent of substance abuse treatment provision is analyzed in the Russian context. Result indicate limited Russian government provision of detoxification for d... (more)
Created Date 2017
Contributor Regan, Holly Duffy (Author) / Androff, David (Advisor) / Ferguson-Colvin, Kristin (Committee member) / Klimek, Barbara (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Social work / Public policy / Slavic studies / Policy analysis / Russian Federation / Social work / Substance abuse treatment
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 43 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Social Work 2017
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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