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The globalization of ayahuasca: Harm reduction or benefit maximization? (KW. Tupper 2006)

The globalization of ayahuasca: Harm reduction or benefit maximization? (KW. Tupper 2006)

  1. ThirdEyeFloond
    International Journal of Drug Policy xxx (2006) xxx–xxx (Article in press)

    Author: Kenneth W. Tupper

    "This paper explores some of the philosophical and policy implications of contemporary ayahuasca use. It addresses the issue of the social construction of ayahuasca as a medicine, a sacrament and a “plant teacher.” Issues of harm reduction with respect to ayahuasca use are explored, but so too is the corollary notion of “benefit maximization.”"