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The social context of alcohol use in Australia
Author: Roche, Ann M.
2009
Format: Online
This is a literature review of the cultural status of alcohol in Australia as against the social harms and health effects caused by its abuse
Drug abuse Drugs and alcohol Social issues Social problems Aboriginals, Australian, social conditions Crime prevention
Table of contents
Executive Summary
1. Alcohol, No Ordinary Commodity
2. Cultural and Symbolic Meanings of Alcohol
3. Emerging Trends and Cultural Changes
4. Commercial Aspects of Alcohol
5. Consumption and Risky Use
6. Costs of Alcohol Use
7. Effects of Alcohol
8. Alcohol and Human Behaviour
9. Social Harms
10. Morbidity and Mortality
11. Indigenous and Young People
12. The Workplace
13. Structural and Regulatory Factors
14. Management of the Night-time Economy
References
Appendix 1
Published: National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA); Adelaide, South Australia
Shelf Number: Dr10
Acquisiton Number: 4635
ISBN: 978 1 876897 26 0

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