Binge Britain: Alcohol and the national response by Martin PlantBinge Britain: Alcohol and the national response by Martin Plant

Binge Britain: Alcohol and the national response

byMartin Plant, Moira Plant

Hardcover | May 18, 2006

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This title includes the following features: A fascinating and controversial look at Britain's binge drinking culture; Challenges those who help maintain the drinking culture in Britain, and examines the power of the alcohol industry; Written by two leading authorities, 'Binge Britain' will be essential reading for all those who have a stake in addressing the UK's binge drinking problem
Martin Plant, a social scientist, is Professor of Addiction Studies in the University of the West of England, Bristol. He is also Director of the Alcohol and Health Research Trust, a charity. His publications include the books Drugtakers in an English Town, Drugs in Perspective, Risktakers: Alcohol, Drugs, Sex and Youth, Alcohol: Mi...
Title:Binge Britain: Alcohol and the national responseFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.66 inPublished:May 18, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199299404

ISBN - 13:9780199299409

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Table of Contents

Introduction1. Alcohol in Britain2. Drinking habits: recent patterns and trends3. The consequences of drinking: the good, the bad and the ugly4. Alcohol policy in the United Kingdom5. Bar wars: media frenzy and licensing chaos6. Lessons from the past7. Future directions?8. Bibliography