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6 edition of Facing substance abuse found in the catalog.

Facing substance abuse

discussion-starting skits for teenagers

by R. William Pike

  • 257 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Resource Publications in San Jose, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teenagers -- Substance use -- Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Substance abuse -- Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Drama in health education.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementR. William Pike.
    SeriesActing it out series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV4999.Y68 P54 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination185 p. ;
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL982199M
    ISBN 100893903744
    LC Control Number96019835
    OCLC/WorldCa34730137

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