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Rao, Rahul and Schofield, Peter and Ashworth, Mark (2015) Alcohol use, socioeconomic deprivation and ethnicity in older people. BMJ Open , 5 , (8) , e007525.

Loughran, Hilda (2010) Eighteen and celebrating: birthday cards and drinking culture. Journal of Youth Studies , 13 , (6) , pp. 631-645.

Loughran, Hilda (2010) Drunk talk: a language of intoxication. Journal of Alcohol & Drug Education , 54 , (1) , pp. 7-13.

McElrath, Karen and McEvoy, Kieran (2001) Fact, fiction, and function: mythmaking and the social construction of ecstasy use. Substance Use & Misuse , 36 , (1&2) , pp. 1-22.


[Irish Times] , Ball, Jamie Are you acting out the ‘tragic comedy’ of Irish drinking? (22 Aug 2017)

[Irish Times] , Smyth, Bobby P Letter: Alcohol and a society in denial. (26 Jun 2017)

[thejournal.ie] , Hosford, Paul Most Irish people think drinking to excess is part of our culture. (08 Mar 2017)

[Independent.ie] , Egan, Barry 'What kind of society would we have if everyone in Ireland stopped drinking for a year?' - Gabriel Byrne. (16 Oct 2016)

[Independent.ie] , Kelly, Clara Opinion. Ciara Kelly: No cheers for our seven drunken nights. (26 Oct 2015)

[Independent.ie] , Cullen, Conor Booze is part of our culture - and drinks industry has nurtured it. (24 Sep 2015)

[Herald.ie] Being offered a beer while getting your hair cut shouldn't be the norm. (25 May 2015)

[Irish Examiner] , McEnroe, Juno Kenny: perceptions of Ireland’s drink culture are wrong. (17 Mar 2015)

[Independent.ie] , Kelly, Clara Doctor's orders... Are you going for a pint on Paddy's Day? (16 Mar 2015)

[thejournal.ie] , Brophy, Daragh Open Thread: How do we feel about a ‘sober’ St Patrick’s Day? (14 Mar 2015)

[Herald.ie] We'll never shake boozy image when even TDs hold meetings in a pub. (16 Oct 2014)

[Independent.ie] , Kelly, Ciara Doctor's orders: We still haven't beaten demon drink. (10 Aug 2014)

[Independent.ie] , Leslie, Antonia Teens pumped up on high-octane activities don't need to get drunk. (09 Feb 2014)

[Irish Independent] , Murray, Frank Prof Frank Murray: Taking the right steps to curb 'drink culture'. (25 Oct 2013)

[Sunday Independent] , Farren, Ronan Literary lions haunted by scourge of alcoholism. (11 Aug 2013)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Our ‘drinking culture’ isn’t romantic, it’s killing us - Alcohol Action Ireland Director Fiona Ryan writes in thejournal.ie. (10 Aug 2011)


UCL Institute of Health Equity. (2013) Review of social determinants and the health divide in the WHO European Region. Final report. Copenhagan: WHO Regional Office for Europe.

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2012) Travel and drug use in Europe: a short review. Lisbon: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.

Hope, Ann (2011) Hidden realities: children's exposure to risks from parental drinking in Ireland. Letterkenny: North West Alcohol Forum.

Evidence resource

Kelly, Sarah and Olanrewaju, Olawale and Cowan, Andy and Brayne, Carol and Lafortune, Louise [PLOS One] . (2018) Alcohol and older people: a systematic review of barriers, facilitators and context of drinking in older people and implications for intervention design. Public Library of Science. PLoS ONE, 13 (1) https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0191189

Lifeline Project. (2016) Image and performance enhancing drugs (IPEDs): literature review. London: Lifeline Project Ltd. 23 p.

Holmes, John and Lovatt, Melanie and Ally, Abdallah and Brennan, Alan and Meier, Petra [Alcohol Research UK] . (2016) A new approach to measuring drinking cultures in Britain. London: Alcohol Research UK. 77 p.

Thomas, J and Kavanagh, J and Tucker, H and Burchett, H and Tripney, J and Oakley, A [EPPI-Centre] . (2007) Accidental injury, risk-taking behaviour and the social circumstances in which young people (aged 12-24) live: a systematic review. London: EPPI-Centre, Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London. 187 p.


Alexander, Bruce K. (2010) The globalization of addiction: a study in poverty of the spirit. Oxford: Oxford University Press .

Demetrovics, Zsolt and Fountain, Jane and Kraus, Ludwig, eds. (2009) Old and new policies, theories, research methods and drug users across Europe. Lengerich: Pabst Science Publishers .

Bancroft, Angus (2009) Drugs, intoxication & society. Cambridge: Polity .

Owen, Frank (2007) No speed limit: meth across America. New York: St. Martin\'s Press .

Jarvinen, Margaretha and Room, Robin, eds. (2007) Youth drinking cultures: European experiences. Aldershot: Ashgate .

Plant, Martin and Plant, Moira (2006) Binge Britain: alcohol and the national response. Oxford: Oxford University Press .

Sanders, Bill, ed. (2006) Drugs, clubs and young people: sociological and public health perspectives. Aldershot: Ashgate .

Pates, Richard and McBride, Andrew and Arnold, Karin, eds. (2005) Injecting illicit drugs. Oxford: Blackwell .

Tracy, Sarah W (2005) Alcoholism in America: from reconstruction to prohibition. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press .

Wilson, Thomas M, ed. (2005) Drinking cultures: alcohol and identity. Oxford: Berg .

Orford, Jim and Natera, Guillermina and Copello, Alex and Atkinson, Carol and Mora, Jazmín and Velleman, Richard and Crundall, Ian and Tiburcio, Marcela and Templeton, Lorna and Walley, Gwen (2005) Coping with alcohol and drug problems: the experiences of family members in three contrasting cultures. London: Routledge .

MacLachlan, Malcom and Smyth, Caroline, eds. (2004) Binge drinking and youth culture: alternative perspectives. Dublin: Liffey Press .

Calafat, Amador and Fernandez, Cesareo and Juan, Montserrat and Anttila, Anu-Hanna and Arias, Ruth and Bellis, Mark A and Bohrn, Karl and Fenk, Regina and Hughes, Karen and Kerschl, Andrea Viktoria and Kokkevi, Anna and Kuussaari, Kristiina and Mendes, Fernando and Leenders, Frank and Simon, Joseph and Spyropoulou, Joseph Simon Maria and Wijngaart, Goof van de and Zavatti, Patrizia (2003) Enjoying the nightlife in Europe: the role of moderation. Palma de Mollorca: IREFREA .

Neale, Joanne (2003) Drug users in society. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan .

Shapiro, Harry (2003) Shooting stars: drugs, hollywood and the movies. London: Serpant\'s Tail .

Ashenberg Straussner, Shulamith Lala, ed. (2001) Ethnocultural factors in substance abuse treatment. The Guilford Press .

Brinton Perera, Sylvia (2001) Celtic Queen Maeve and addiction: an archetypal perspective. Jung on the Hudson Book Series York Beach, MA: Nicolas-Hays Inc. .

Silcott, Mireille and 'Push', Push (2000) The book of E: all about ecstasy. London: Omnibus Press .

Millar, Michelle A and Alberts, Jess K and Hecht, Michael L and Trost, Melanie R and Krizek, Robert L (2000) Adolescent relationships and drug use. LEA's personal relationships series Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates .

Stivers, Richard (2000) Hair of the dog. Irish drinking and its American stereotype. London: Continuum .

Plant, Sadie (1999) Writing on drugs. London: Faber and Faber .

South, Nigel, ed. (1999) Drugs cultures, controls & everyday life. London: Sage .

Parker, Howard and Aldridge, Judith and Measham, Fiona (1998) Illegal leisure: the normalization of adolescent recreational drug use. Adolescence and Society London: Routledge .

Reinarman, Craig and Levine, Harry G, eds. (1997) Crack in America: demon drugs and social justice. Berkeley: University of California Press .

Stafford, Peter (1992) Psychedelics encyclopedia. Berkeley: Ronin .

Lee, Martin A and Shlain, Bruce (1992) Acid dreams: the complete social history of LSD: the CIA, the sixties, and beyond. New York: Grove .

Book Section

Mayock, Paula and Moran, Rosalyn (2001) Social issues and public attitudes associated with drug misuse. In: Overview of drug issues in Ireland 2000: a resource document. Dublin: Health Research Board , pp. 79-94.

Conference or Workshop Item

Saidlear, Cliona (2011) Sexual violence & alcohol in Ireland. A culture? In: Alcohol: where's the harm?, 15 November 2011, Royal College of Physicians.


Metekie, Assefa Berihun (2006) Khat use and the socio-economic factors among juvenile delinquents in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a pilot study. Masters thesis, Dublin Business School.

Brennan, Conor (2001) Irish society and alcohol consumption: A cultural perspective. Masters thesis, National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

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