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  1. Alcohol and Pleasure

    A Health Perspective

    Edited by Stanton Peele, Marcus Grant

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    There is no simple threshold between the experience of drinking and the pleasure it can bring on the one hand and the pain and suffering caused by alcohol abuse on the other. But if we are to understand the role of alcohol in society, then at the very least we need to acknowledge the pleasure as...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Alcohol And Emerging Markets

    Patterns, Problems, And Responses

    Edited by Marcus Grant

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    Divided into two parts, Alcohol and Emerging Markets begins with a series of case studies that assess alcohol issues in four regions - Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa - and four countries - China, India, Mexico, and Russia. Issues such as past and current...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Expressions of Drunkenness (Four Hundred Rabbits)

    Edited by Anne Fox, Mike MacAvoy

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    The goal of this book is to contribute to the ongoing scholarly discussion on the very serious topic of drunkenness. The phrase “four hundred rabbits” is one of many illustrations of the deep cultural, religious, and social influences on how individuals and communities view alcohol intoxication:...

    Published August 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  4. Swimming with Crocodiles

    The Culture of Extreme Drinking

    Edited by Marjana Martinic, Fiona Measham

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    There is evidence that a distinct pattern of alcohol consumption is emerging across the world and is a cause for concern because of its relationship with a range of health and social problems. Its visibility, particularly its high involvement of young people, makes this not only an issue for public...

    Published June 19th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Corporate Social Responsibility and Alcohol

    The Need and Potential for Partnership

    Edited by Marcus Grant, Joyce O'Connor

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    Increased scrutiny on the part of the general public, media, and government has warranted a reexamination of corporate responsibilities, standards of accountability, the company's role in its local and extended community, and its ethical position in our society and culture. Corporate Social...

    Published June 1st 2005 by Routledge

  6. Reasonable Risk

    Alcohol in Perspective

    By Marjana Martinic, Ph.D., Barbara Leigh

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    Reasonable Risk examines the concept of risk as it applies to everyday life in general and to alcohol consumption specifically. The book addresses how we assess risks (and benefits), and the strategies we use to manage them. It examines the elements that shape our perceptions of risk-cultural...

    Published June 15th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Moonshine Markets

    Issues in Unrecorded Alcohol Beverage Production and Consumption

    Edited by Alan Haworth, Ronald Simpson

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    This text reports on patterns of consumption of non-branded alcohol in seven countries: Brazil, India, Mexico, Russia, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Using local consultants, investigators interviewed families in each country, in both rural and urban areas, on the subject of their drinking habits...

    Published November 25th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Learning About Drinking

    By Eleni Houghton, Anne M. Roche

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    This book is based on the premise that drinking behaviors are primarily learned. The contributors to the book explore the complex array of individual and social factors that impact the development of drinking patterns. They traverse family and culture influences, and the role played by schools,...

    Published March 16th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Drinking Occasions

    Comparative Perspectives on Alcohol and Culture

    By Dwight B. Heath

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    The main purpose of this book is to describe the variety of drinking occasions that exist around the world, primarily in modern, industrialized countries. As such, it celebrates the diversity of normal drinking behavior and illustrates a wide range of beneficial drinking patterns. Attention is also...

    Published April 7th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Drinking Patterns and their Consequences

    By Marcus Grant, Jorge Litvak

    Series: ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 1st 1997 by Taylor & Francis

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