Research for publication on the history of drug policy from 1960 to 1990

The purpose of this project is a sequel to the book "The American Disease" which documents the history of American drug policy through 1960, considered a standard in the field. It will cover the time period from 1960 to 1990 including necessary historical research, including exclusive interviews and document review. This manuscript will make a substantial contribution to the country's understanding of developments in American drug policy.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $327,000.00

Awarded on: 7/25/1991

Time frame: 10/1/1991 - 9/30/1997

Grant Number: 18219


Yale University School of Medicine

333 Cedar Street
P.O. Box 208055
New Haven, 06520-8055


David F. Musto
Project Director