Monkey Drug Trials 1969 Case Study

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Monkey Drug trials of 1969: The monkey drug trials 1969 was where a big group of monkeys and rats were trained to inject themselves with drugs like alcohol, morphine, cocaine, and amphetamines. The reason they did this study was so they could prove that drugs are addictive and that they have harmful side effects. The type of research they used to conduct this study was the case study method. At first the researchers administered the drugs themselves, but later on, they just left the drugs there and the test subjects injected themselves with the drugs voluntarily. Some of the subjects even started doing the different drugs at the same time. The outcome of this was the test subjects became violent ripping off their own limbs, experience…show more content…
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