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Title Alcohol : no ordinary commodity : research and public policy / Thomas Babor [and others].

Publication Info. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2023.


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Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource (347 p.)
Series Oxford medical publications
Oxford medical publications.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 Setting the policy agenda -- 2 Alcohol: no ordinary commodity -- 3 Alcohol consumption trends and patterns of drinking -- 4 The burden of alcohol consumption -- 5 The alcohol industry: a nexus of considerable influence -- 6 Overview of strategies and interventions to prevent and reduce alcohol-related harm -- 7 Controlling affordability: pricing and taxation strategies -- 8 Regulating the physical availability of alcohol -- 9 Restrictions on marketing -- 10 Education and persuasion strategies -- 11 Drinking and driving: prevention and countermeasures -- 12 Modifying the drinking context: reducing harm in the licensed drinking environment and other contexts -- 13 Treatment and early intervention services -- 14 The policy process: multiple stakeholders and multiple agendas -- 15 Economic interests, public health priorities, and global governance of alcohol -- 16 Alcohol policies: a consumer's guide
Summary An examination of the global impact of alcohol misuse, the current state of alcohol policy and research, and the effectiveness different strategies and interventions, written by leaders in the field of addiction science.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 10, 2023).
Local Note Oxford University Press Oxford University Press Open Access Books
Subject Alcoholism -- Prevention.
Alcoholism -- Government policy.
Alcoholic beverages -- Government policy.
Alcohol Drinking -- adverse effects (DNLM)D000428Q000009
Alcohol Drinking -- legislation & jurisprudence (DNLM)D000428Q000331
Alcohol-Related Disorders -- prevention & control (DNLM)D019973Q000517
Public Policy (DNLM)D011640
Policy Making (DNLM)D011050
Alcoholic beverages -- Government policy. (OCoLC)fst01424493
Alcoholism -- Government policy. (OCoLC)fst00804480
Alcoholism -- Prevention. (OCoLC)fst00804503
Added Author Babor, Thomas.
Casswell, Sally.
Graham, Kathryn.
Huckle, Taisia.
Livingston, Michael.
Österberg, Esa.
Rehm, Jürgen.
Room, Robin.
Rossow, Ingeborg.
Sornpaisarn, Bundit.
Other Form: Print version: Babor, Thomas F. Alcohol: No Ordinary Commodity Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2023 9780192844484
ISBN 9780192658784 electronic book
0192658786 electronic book
9780192658777 (electronic bk.)
0192658778 (electronic bk.)
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