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  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Alcohol

    The Need and Potential for Partnership

    Edited by Marcus Grant, Joyce O'Connor

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge

  • Aggression

    Individual Differences, Alcohol And Benzodiazepines

    By Alyson Bond, Malcolm Lader

    The incidence of aggression and violence is of wide concern. It is therefore vital that we try to understand the mechanisms involved. This book outlines definitions and theories of aggressive behaviour and points out the contribution of both biological and psychological factors. Aggression…

    Paperback – 2015-06-24
    Psychology Press

  • Addiction

    A Behavioral Economic Perspective

    By Shahram Heshmat

    Addiction: A Behavioral Economic Perspective focuses on the behavioral economics of addiction to explain why someone decides and act against her own well-being. It answers the questions of what accounts for self-defeating behavior patterns and how do we best motivate individuals to act according…

    Paperback – 2015-06-14
    Routledge

  • Working Together to Reduce Harmful Drinking

    Edited by Marcus Grant, Mark Leverton

    This book is intended to contribute to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) global strategy to reduce the harmful use of alcohol. It explores areas where alcohol producers’ technical competence can and does make a positive contribution to reducing harmful drinking and where industry…

    Paperback – 2015-04-22
    Routledge

  • An Essay, Medical, Philosophical, and Chemical on Drunkenness and its Effects on the Human Body (Psychology Revivals)

    By Thomas Trotter

    Edited by Roy Porter

    It was during the course of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries that the problem of chronic alcohol dependence in modern society and its consequent medical effects emerged. The topic of drunkenness figures prominently in the thinking and writing of social reformers, politicians, theorists,…

    Paperback – 2015-01-14
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems

    The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures

    By Jim Orford, Guillermina Natera, Alex Copello, Carol Atkinson, Jazmin Mora, Richard Velleman, Ian Crundall, Marcela Tiburcio, Lorna Templeton, Gwen Walley

    What difference does culture make? Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems: The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures aims to deepen and extend understanding of the experiences of family members trying to cope with the excessive drinking or drug taking of a…

    Paperback – 2014-12-22
    Routledge

  • Alcohol and Public Policy

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    Alcohol and its consumption is a major topic for public policy-making. Growing awareness of alcohol-related health problems among the general public has led to high levels of interest in alcohol consumption and its impact on society. This innovative collection of new perspectives on this critically…

    Hardback – 2014-10-20
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • Controlling Your Drinking

    Tools to Make Moderation Work for You, 2nd Edition

    By William R Miller, Ricardo Munoz

    Interested in cutting down on your drinking without giving it up altogether? This encouraging, science-based book can help make that goal a reality. Distinguished clinician-researchers William R. Miller and Ricardo F. Muñoz have spent more than 40 years studying whether moderation works, who it…

    Paperback – 2013-09-17
    Guilford Press

  • Using Space: Critical Geographies of Drugs and Alcohol

    Edited by Christopher M. Moreno, Robert Wilton

    The consumption of drugs and alcohol, and the pleasures and problems arising from this consumption, can be understood as embedded and constitutive elements of social, family, and recreational life. At the same time, they are key sites of intervention for a broad array of state and non-state actors…

    Hardback – 2013-04-21
    Routledge

  • Assessing Common Mental Health and Addiction Issues With Free-Access Instruments

    By Katie M. Sandberg, Taryn E. Richards, Bradley T. Erford

    As healthcare costs rise, so too do the costs of assessment instruments, critical tools for mental health professionals. While some traditional assessment instruments have become prohibitively expensive, as with many other fields, the Internet offers a host of more affordable and equitable…

    Paperback – 2013-03-07
    Routledge

  • Principles and Practice of Group Work in Addictions

    Edited by Robert Hill, Jennifer Harris

    How can the group setting be used to treat those with drug and alcohol problems? Many professionals working across a variety of addictions settings find themselves working in groups and tackling complex issues; however, there is often very little initial training or on-the-job support to help them…

    Paperback – 2011-04-27
    Routledge

  • Expressions of Drunkenness (Four Hundred Rabbits)

    Edited by Anne Fox, Mike MacAvoy

    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:…

    Hardback – 2010-08-02
    Routledge
    ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

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