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Berridge, Virginia (2005) Temperance: its history and impact on current and future alcohol policy. York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation .

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Concluding that the history of temperance offers many options for the present, this report explores the culture of drinking, and how it could be changed. In the past, temperance helped create an ethos which would now be called 'social capital'. The report explores whether this culture can be brought up to date.


Item Type:Book
Date:2005
Call No:MP18.2, BB
Pages:vii, 4
Publisher:Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Place of Publication:York
ISBN:1-85935-419-X
Keywords:alcohol abstinence, alcohol tolerance, temperance movement, alcohol anticonsumption laws, history of AOD prevention, history of AOD public policy, woman, government policy
Notes:Includes appendices and references.
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Accession Number:HRB 3107 (Available)
Subjects:MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on drugs and alcohol > Prohibition (Drugs and alcohol public policy)
P Demography, epidemiology, and history > Drugs and alcohol history
VA Geographic area > Europe > United Kingdom
A Drugs and alcohol use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence of drugs and alcohol use > Drugs and alcohol use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
A Drugs and alcohol use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence of drugs and alcohol use > Drugs and alcohol use behaviour > Drugs and alcohol abstinence
L Social psychology and related concepts > Legal availability or accessibility

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