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The Resource Alcohol : no ordinary commodity : research and public policy, Thomas F. Babor [and others]

Alcohol : no ordinary commodity : research and public policy, Thomas F. Babor [and others]

Label
Alcohol : no ordinary commodity : research and public policy
Title
Alcohol
Title remainder
no ordinary commodity : research and public policy
Statement of responsibility
Thomas F. Babor [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From a public health perspective, alcohol is a major contributor to morbidity and mortality, and impacts on many aspects of social life. This text describes advances in alcohol research with direct relevance to the development of effective policies at local, national and international level
Member of
Action
digitized
Dewey number
362.2928
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Babor, Thomas
Series statement
Oxford medical publications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alcoholism
  • Alcoholism
  • Alcoholic beverages
Target audience
specialized
Label
Alcohol : no ordinary commodity : research and public policy, Thomas F. Babor [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Setting the policy agenda -- Alcohol : no ordinary commodity -- Alcohol consumption trends and patterns of drinking -- The global burden of alcohol consumption -- Global structure and strategies of the alcohol industry -- International context of alcohol policy -- Strategies and interventions to reduce alcohol-related harm -- Controlling affordability : pricing and taxation -- Regulating the physical availability of alcohol -- Modifying the drinking context : licensed drinking environment and other contexts -- Drinking-driving prevention and countermeasures -- Restrictions on marketing -- Education and persuasion strategies -- Treatment and early intervention services -- The policy arena -- Alcohol policies : a consumer's guide
Control code
ocn646051582
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 360 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199551149
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646051582
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Alcohol : no ordinary commodity : research and public policy, Thomas F. Babor [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Setting the policy agenda -- Alcohol : no ordinary commodity -- Alcohol consumption trends and patterns of drinking -- The global burden of alcohol consumption -- Global structure and strategies of the alcohol industry -- International context of alcohol policy -- Strategies and interventions to reduce alcohol-related harm -- Controlling affordability : pricing and taxation -- Regulating the physical availability of alcohol -- Modifying the drinking context : licensed drinking environment and other contexts -- Drinking-driving prevention and countermeasures -- Restrictions on marketing -- Education and persuasion strategies -- Treatment and early intervention services -- The policy arena -- Alcohol policies : a consumer's guide
Control code
ocn646051582
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 360 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199551149
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646051582
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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