Ethics in the Alcohol Industry by S. RobinsonEthics in the Alcohol Industry by S. Robinson

Ethics in the Alcohol Industry

byS. Robinson, A. Kenyon

Hardcover | July 30, 2009

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This book provides a close look at the ethical and social responsibilities of the alcohol industry in the 21st Century. It begins with a whistle stop tour of the historical developments of alcohol. It then critiques the legislative and voluntary codes surrounding the advertising industry, popular culture, religious groups, Government and local authorities.
SIMON J. ROBINSON is Professor of Applied and Professional Ethics, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK. Educated at Oxford and Edinburgh Universities, Robinson became a psychiatric social worker before entering the Church of England priesthood in 1978. He entered university chaplaincy at Heriot-Watt University, and the University of Lee...
Title:Ethics in the Alcohol IndustryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:288 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:July 30, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230219888

ISBN - 13:9780230219885


Table of Contents

Introduction - History of alcohol, values and legislation *  Social Responsibilities of the Alcohol Industry * Advertising and Marketing Alcohol * Ethics and Alcohol *  Young People, Social Scene and Popular Culture * Religion and Alcohol * Addiction and Alcohol * Conclusion Ethics and alcohol in the 21st Century