Alcohol: The World's Favorite Drug
Macmillan, 6. 4. 2002 - Počet stran: 230
Alcohol can be an item of diet, a medicine, sometimes an element in religious ritual. It is a valued object for the connoisseur, a traded commodity and a symbol of national pride (wine for instance in France, whisky in Scotland). The range of social and medical problems associated with alcohol and the history of related treatment methods (including the temperance movement, prohibition, AA and a range of contemporary approaches) are considered here. Already considered a classic in the field in England, Alcohol has proved to be fascinating reading for drinkers and nondrinkers alike.
Alcohol What is It?
Alcohol Myths and Metaphors
A Short History of Drunkenness
Thomas Nashes Menagerie
Alcohol is a Drug of Dependence
The American Prohibition Experiment
Calling Alcoholism a Disease
In the Name of Treatment
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