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The Religious Significance of Entheogenic Substances

The Religious Significance of Entheogenic Substances

This is a link to an academic paper that I wrote in about 2006 (to read the full paper please click here.) The paper examines the use of psychoactive [...] Read more

The Social Construction of LSD

The Social Construction of LSD

What is it about some drugs that creates a moral panic asks Bridget Delaney in The Guardian? This is a paper I wrote in about 2004 about the social [...] Read more

Synthetic cannabinoids and prisons

Synthetic cannabinoids and prisons

A lot has been written in the media recently about the use of 'legal highs' in prisons, but what kind of problems do they cause and why? What are [...] Read more

Social Work and Drug Use Book

Social Work and Drug Use Book

Social Work and Drug Use was published in 2012 and co-authored by Hugh with Ian Paylor and Fiona Measham from Lancaster University. It has been also [...] Read more

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