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Babor, Thomas and Caetano, Raul and Casswell, Sally and Edwards, Griffith and Giesbrecht, Norman and Graham, Kathryn and Grube, Joel and Gruenewald, Paul and Hill, Linda and Holder, Harold D and Homel, Ross and Osterberg, Esa and Rehm, Jürgen and Room, Robin and Rossow, Ingeborg (2003) Alcohol: no ordinary commodity. Research and public policy. New York: Oxford University Press .

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From a public health perspective, alcohol is a major contributor to morbidity and mortality. This book describes recent advances in alcohol research which have direct relevance for the development of effective alcohol policies at the local, national and international levels. The central purpose of the book is to empower those responsible for public health and social welfare.


Item Type:Book
Date:2003
Call No:BB, GA4
Pages:xiv, 2
Publisher:Oxford University Press
Place of Publication:New York
ISBN:0-19-263261-2
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Accession Number:HRB 2739 (Available), HRB 5171 (Available)
Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on substance use
G Health and disease > Public health
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Substance use prevention

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