Essays Tagged: "hallucinogenic drugs"

The Legalization of Marijuana in Canada

y other street names, is a strong smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared. It is the most used illicit drug in North America and is on a ris ...

(9 pages) 80 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Hallucinogens : effects history and lots of other things about them.

a group of drugs that are powerful central nervous system stimulants. Although amphetamines are not hallucinogenic drugs many of them such as ecstasy do have similar qualities on the bodyObviously the ... bviously the word hallucinogens comes from the word hallucinate. Hallucinogens cause people to have hallucinogenic experiences along with paranoia and sometimes dangerous mood swings. Many users argue ...

(4 pages) 31 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The dreams of alice

The Dreams of Alice Many people have argued that hallucinogenic drugs influenced Lewis Carroll's novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. However, upo ... as one can come to true, unaided flight, just like Alice's fall down the rabbit hole People who use hallucinogenic drugs have reported falling, as though they could fly, but few have ever actually fel ... with. This argument shows that the novel more closely resembles a dream and not an experience with hallucinogenic drugs.Upon examining Lewis Carroll'sAlice's Adventures in Wonderland one can see how ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Do's And Dont's

nations as well as hallucinations of the other senses." (Lehman and Myers 2001:121) Shamans utilize hallucinogenic drugs to enter a state of altered conciseness and obtain knowledge and powers needed ... to the accounts of shamans actions and descriptions during a journey in shamanic ecstasy.The use of hallucinogenic substances among shamans is not isolated, but very common among many groups. Shamans ...

(9 pages) 5 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Anthro

nations as well as hallucinations of the other senses." (Lehman and Myers 2001:121) Shamans utilize hallucinogenic drugs to enter a state of altered conciseness and obtain knowledge and powers needed ... to the accounts of shamans actions and descriptions during a journey in shamanic ecstasy.The use of hallucinogenic substances among shamans is not isolated, but very common among many groups. Shamans ...

(9 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Ecstasy: The True Side Of A False Drug

ly known as MDMA, (methylenedioxymethamphetamine). MDMA shares properties with both amphetamine and hallucinogenic drugs. A release of the neurotransmitter serotonin also takes place with ingestion of ...

(5 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

What is Hypnosis? The word "hypnosis" originated from the Greek

of elaborate rituals comprising of rhythmic drumbeats or chanting, traditional dancing and various hallucinogenic drugs. The Ancient Egyptians had Temples of Sleep, and the Greeks their Shrines of He ...

(9 pages) 2157 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Psilocybin, also known as magic mushrooms, are a hallucinogenic drug.

Psilocybin, also known as magic mushrooms, are a hallucinogenic drug. Some slang names for them are caps, shrooms, and mushies. Magic mushrooms are d ... people react to the mushrooms by vomiting, nausea, sweating, paranoia, and stomach pains.Like other hallucinogenic drugs, ?bad trips? can occur, followed by a brief psychotic episode. This usually hap ...

(1 pages) 1772 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Analyzing Lil' Wayne- I feel like dying

efers to many drugs and substances in this song such as marijuana, alcohol, codine, xanax and other hallucinogenic drugs.Wayne refers to his psychological dependence of drugs when he says, “Wish ...

(2 pages) 1842 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Medicinal Marijuana: Summary

mical, "tetrohydrocannibinol or THC", which can be found within its leaves. It is one of the oldest hallucinogenic drugs known and contains approximately 60 different psychoactive chemicals called can ...

(3 pages) 11 0 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Charles Manson; Serial Killer Project

nventional lifestyle of the 60's and 70's. He began to use LSD, magic mushrooms, and other powerful hallucinogenic drugs. He also became obsessed with cult-quasi-religious groups that began to emerge ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies