Alcohol and the Community: A Systems Approach to Prevention / Edition 1

Alcohol and the Community: A Systems Approach to Prevention / Edition 1

by Harold D. Holder
     
 

This book, first published in 1998, offers an ecological perspective of the community as an alternative approach to the prevention of alcohol-related problems.See more details below

Overview

This book, first published in 1998, offers an ecological perspective of the community as an alternative approach to the prevention of alcohol-related problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521591874
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2013
Series:
International Research Monographs in the Addictions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
197
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

Series editor's preface; Acknowledgements; 1. The community system of alcohol use and alcohol problems; 2. Consumption system; 3. Retail sales subsystem: alcohol availability and promotion; 4. Formal regulation and control subsystem: rules, administration and enforcement; 5. Social norms subsystem: community values and social influences that affect drinking; 6. Legal sanctions subsystem: prohibited uses of alcohol; 7. Social, economic and health consequences subsystem: community identification of and responses to alcohol problems; 8. Community-level alcohol problem prevention; References; Index.

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