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Varför sluta? - En intervjustudie om varför man slutar med droger efter en längre tids användning

Nilsson, Petra (2003)
School of Social Work
Abstract
The purpose of this essay was to find out why people who had used alcohol and narcotics for a long time, stoped using drugs. If there were any special occurrences, personal skills or surroundings that influenced sobernes. The main questions were: · Why stop using drugs? · How has the way to a drug free life turned out? · Were there any special occurrances or factors that started the drug free life? · Has the lack of permenent habitation effected the situation? I have intervjued five former drug addicts together with studying of literature, articles and former research. I have focused on my informers subjective picture of their reality and analysed the answers from a qualitative perspective. The conclusions has been that staying of drugs is... (More)
The purpose of this essay was to find out why people who had used alcohol and narcotics for a long time, stoped using drugs. If there were any special occurrences, personal skills or surroundings that influenced sobernes. The main questions were: · Why stop using drugs? · How has the way to a drug free life turned out? · Were there any special occurrances or factors that started the drug free life? · Has the lack of permenent habitation effected the situation? I have intervjued five former drug addicts together with studying of literature, articles and former research. I have focused on my informers subjective picture of their reality and analysed the answers from a qualitative perspective. The conclusions has been that staying of drugs is a complicated process that involves identity, economi, physical and mental health, capacity of participation in society and support. Reasons to quit drugs has been an occurrance, loss of something inportant, disease or to reach the personal bottom. The importance of having somewhere to live nevertheless in the drug free life, but in general, drug free or not.. (Less)
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author
Nilsson, Petra
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organization
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type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Social problems and welfare, national insurance, Sociala problem, social välfärd, socialförsäkring
language
Swedish
id
1359126
date added to LUP
2004-11-08 00:00:00
date last changed
2004-11-08 00:00:00
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  abstract     = {The purpose of this essay was to find out why people who had used alcohol and narcotics for a long time, stoped using drugs. If there were any special occurrences, personal skills or surroundings that influenced sobernes. The main questions were: · Why stop using drugs? · How has the way to a drug free life turned out? · Were there any special occurrances or factors that started the drug free life? · Has the lack of permenent habitation effected the situation? I have intervjued five former drug addicts together with studying of literature, articles and former research. I have focused on my informers subjective picture of their reality and analysed the answers from a qualitative perspective. The conclusions has been that staying of drugs is a complicated process that involves identity, economi, physical and mental health, capacity of participation in society and support. Reasons to quit drugs has been an occurrance, loss of something inportant, disease or to reach the personal bottom. The importance of having somewhere to live nevertheless in the drug free life, but in general, drug free or not..},
  author       = {Nilsson, Petra},
  keyword      = {Social problems and welfare, national insurance,Sociala problem, social välfärd, socialförsäkring},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Varför sluta? - En intervjustudie om varför man slutar med droger efter en längre tids användning},
  year         = {2003},
}