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The politics of alcohol : a history of the drink question in England, James Nicholls

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The politics of alcohol : a history of the drink question in England
Title
The politics of alcohol
Title remainder
a history of the drink question in England
Statement of responsibility
James Nicholls
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Questions about drink, including how it is used and how it should be regulated, have been the source of sustained and heated dispute in recent years. The author puts these concerns in historical context by providing a detailed and extensive survey of public debates on alcohol from the mid-16th century to the present day
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OTZ
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1971-
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Nicholls, James
Dewey number
363.410942
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5449.E5
LC item number
N53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Liquor laws
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • MUSIC
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Liquor laws
  • England
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The politics of alcohol : a history of the drink question in England, James Nicholls
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
A monstrous plant : alcohol and the Reformation -- Healths, toasts and pledges : political drinking in the seventeenth century -- A new kind of drunkeness : the gin craze -- The politics of sobriety : coffee and society in Georgian England -- A fascinating poison : early medical writing on drink -- Ungovernable passions : intoxication and Romanticism -- Odious monopolies : power, control and the 1830 Beer Act -- The last tyrant : the rise of temperance -- A monstrous theory : the politics of prohibition -- The State and the trade : the drink question at the turn of the century -- Central control : war and nationalism -- The study of inebriety : medicine and the law -- The pub and the people : drinking places and popular culture -- Prevention and health : alcohol and public health -- Beer orders : the changing landscape in the 1990s -- Drinking responsibly : media, government and binge drinking -- Conclusion : the drink question today
Control code
808598708
Extent
1 online resource (282 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781702758
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1554gbz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808598708
Label
The politics of alcohol : a history of the drink question in England, James Nicholls
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A monstrous plant : alcohol and the Reformation -- Healths, toasts and pledges : political drinking in the seventeenth century -- A new kind of drunkeness : the gin craze -- The politics of sobriety : coffee and society in Georgian England -- A fascinating poison : early medical writing on drink -- Ungovernable passions : intoxication and Romanticism -- Odious monopolies : power, control and the 1830 Beer Act -- The last tyrant : the rise of temperance -- A monstrous theory : the politics of prohibition -- The State and the trade : the drink question at the turn of the century -- Central control : war and nationalism -- The study of inebriety : medicine and the law -- The pub and the people : drinking places and popular culture -- Prevention and health : alcohol and public health -- Beer orders : the changing landscape in the 1990s -- Drinking responsibly : media, government and binge drinking -- Conclusion : the drink question today
Control code
808598708
Extent
1 online resource (282 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781702758
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1554gbz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808598708

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