Advances in Psychology and Neuroscience
Volume 2, Issue 2-1, March 2017, Pages: 7-14
Received: Sep. 24, 2016;
Accepted: Sep. 30, 2016;
Published: Feb. 14, 2017
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Aminu Mohammed Dukku, Department of Sociology, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
Aminu Mohammed Dukku,
Emerging Perspectives on Drugs of Abuse: A Focus on Gadagi Consumption in Kano, Nigeria, Advances in Psychology and Neuroscience. Special Issue:Substance Abuse: Perspectives, Trends, Issues and the Way Forward.
Vol. 2, No. 2-1,
2017, pp. 7-14.
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