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Women and Alcohol in Social Context
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: J. Waterson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11-08 - Publisher: Springer

Drinking alcohol can be immensely pleasurable and life-enhancing. On the other hand, it can be associated with danger and risk. This book explores some of the implications of this dichotomy, which creates many policy and practice dilemmas, by a detailed exploration of the place of drinking in women's lives. Interviews
Women and Alcohol in Social Context
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Jan Waterson, Jo Campling
Categories: Women
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

Books about Women and Alcohol in Social Context
Women and Alcohol
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Patsy Staddon
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-03 - Publisher: Policy Press

This research and practice based book considers the social meaning of women’s alcohol use and its treatment, raising concerns about the political role of ‘treatment’ in making women behave, or to be ‘well’. It challenges current policy and practice in the field, and aims to develop a new approach to
Women's Perspectives on Drugs and Alcohol: The Vicious Circle
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Pamela Raine
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-06 - Publisher: Routledge

This title was first published in 2001. This text explores a number of questions concerning women's problem drug use and drinking. It details findings from research which examined the type of problems women experience; how, why and by whom a woman's substance abuse becomes identified as a problem; and what
Language: en
Pages: 880
Authors: Barbara S. McCrady, Elizabeth E. Epstein
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In the 14 years since the first edition of Addictions was published, a wealth of substantive and crucial new findings have been added to our knowledge of alcohol and other substance use disorders. This primary reference has now been updated and expanded to include 38 chapters, all completely rewritten to