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Alcohol / Margaret Haerens, book editor.

Haerens, Margaret. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Global viewpoints.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 362.292 HAERENS (Text) 34706001335415 Non-Fiction 300-399 Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 362.292 ALCO (Text) 39231032680767 Young Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780737756425 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 073775642X (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780737756432 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0737756438 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 199 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, [2012]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-189) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Ch. 1. Trends in alcohol abuse. Global trends in alcohol consumption / World Health Organization -- Kenya deems alcohol abuse a national disgrace / Irene Mwivano -- Australia has a severe alcohol abuse problem / Nick Crofts -- Turkey's strong tradition of drinking has aroused concerns about abuse / Fazile Zahir -- European youths are starting to drink more like young people in the United States / Christopher Sopher -- Alcohol blamed for half of '90s Russian deaths / Associated Press --
Ch. 2. Strategies to curb alcohol abuse. Global attempts to prevent alcohol abuse have had limited success / World Health Organization -- United States should lower its drinking age / John M. McCardell Jr. -- First Nations communities in Canada are considering alcohol bans / Christine Sismondo and Simon Beggs -- Scotland must take drastic action to address its alcohol culture / Pete Martin -- Germany turns to drinking rooms to address public drunkenness / Eric Kelsey -- Russia's attempts to curb vodka consumption do not address the root of the problem / Kate Transchel -- British should not allow alcohol companies in health policy talks / Anna Gilmore and Jeff Collin --
Ch. 3. Religion and alcohol. Alcohol ban aside, wine industry thrives in Morocco / Alfred de Montesquiou -- Kurdish club scene booms as Baghdad bans alcohol / Associated Press -- Afghanistan's Islamic-influenced alcohol regulations create a booming underground market / Sayed Yaqub Ibrahimi -- Qatar is willing to make concessions on alcohol ban for 2022 World Cup / Alexander Smoltczyk --
Ch. 4. Alcohol culture and tradition. Britain's campaign for real ale is a way to preserve traditional pub culture / Leah McLaren -- Japan needs a broad educational program to change alcohol culture / Eric Johnston -- Workplace drinking culture takes growing toll / Lee Ho-jeong -- Germany's beer culture is in decline / Christian DeBenedetti -- An American brewery is resurrecting ancient brews / Mark Dredge.
Summary, etc.:
Presents perspectives on alcohol and includes speeches and government documents, essays from international magazines, and news sources.
Subject: Drinking of alcoholic beverages.
Alcoholism > Social aspects.

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