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Drinking responsibly: media, government and binge drinking

James Nicholls

in The Politics of Alcohol: A History of the Drink Question in England

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077050
eISBN:
9781781702758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077050.003.0017
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

During the passage of the Licensing Bill, there was some concern over 24-hour licensing but the issue in no way dominated public debate. It was not until the start of the following year that the tone ... More


Alcohol, Crime and Disorder

Henry Yeomans

in Alcohol and moral regulation: Public attitudes, spirited measures and Victorian hangovers

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447309932
eISBN:
9781447310013
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447309932.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

With a specific concern for the period from the 1980s to the 2000s, this chapter examines how the connection of alcohol to crime and disorder is understood and addressed through regulation. It ... More


Understanding Binge Drinking

Nicole C. Nelson

in Model Behavior: Animal Experiments, Complexity, and the Genetics of Psychiatric Disorders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226545929
eISBN:
9780226546117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226546117.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter examines the development of a new mouse model of binge drinking in an interdisciplinary research group funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). It ... More


Bar Wars: Contesting the Night in Contemporary British Cities

Phil Hadfield

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199297856
eISBN:
9780191700866
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297856.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

In Britain today, if you are in the business of fighting crime, then you have to be in the business of dealing with alcohol. ‘Binge drinking’ culture is intrinsic to urban leisure and has come to ... More


‘Binge drinking’, anti-social behaviour and alcohol-related disorder: examining the 2003 Licensing Act

Paul Norris and Derek Williams

in ASBO nation: The criminalisation of nuisance

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420282
eISBN:
9781447301493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420282.003.0015
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The terms ‘anti-social behaviour’ and ‘disorder’ are often used interchangeably, particularly when discussing behaviour under the influence of alcohol. This chapter locates the patterns of behaviour ... More


Perfect Girls, Best-at-Everything Guys: Managing Pressure, Having Fun

Sarah A. Chase

in Perfectly Prep: Gender Extremes at a New England Prep School

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195308815
eISBN:
9780199894154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195308815.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

This chapter explores the incompatibility of the opposing values of excellence and fun, and the related tension between freedom and constraint. It focuses on the dual desires and pressures the ... More


Conclusion: the drink question today

James Nicholls

in The Politics of Alcohol: A History of the Drink Question in England

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077050
eISBN:
9781781702758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077050.003.0018
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Three constant issues have tended to underpin the drink question in Britain in all its various forms: social order, health, and economic responsibility. These are inflected by broader social ... More


Environment and Persistence in Youthful Drinking Patterns

Philip J. Cook and Michael J. Moore

in Risky Behavior among Youths: An Economic Analysis

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310138
eISBN:
9780226309972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309972.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Behavioural Economics

Excess drinking is associated with lost productivity, traumatic injury, early death, crime and violence, and neglect of family responsibilities. These and related concerns have long engendered public ... More


Folk devils and moral panics:: women and youth across a century of censure

David W. Gutzke

in Women drinking out in Britain since the early twentieth century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719052644
eISBN:
9781781707050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719052644.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Stanley Cohen established the concept of moral panic in 1972 (Folk Devils and Moral Panics: The Creation of the Mods and Rockers), and subsequently diverse scholars have explored its relevance for ... More


Adolescent and teenage drinking

Ralph W. Hingson and Aaron M. White

in Alcohol: Science, Policy and Public Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199655786
eISBN:
9780191757082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655786.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter explores: alcohol use among people under the legal drinking age in the United States; the consequences of their drinking; and proven prevention strategies. In the United States, it is ... More


A youth subculture of drinking

David W. Gutzke

in Women drinking out in Britain since the early twentieth century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719052644
eISBN:
9781781707050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719052644.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

From the late 1970s a new youth drinking culture supplanted traditional northern pub customers. Sex and class had previously set perimeters for pub drinkers, whereas age and geography now became the ... More


The Politics of Alcohol: A History of the Drink Question in England

James Nicholls

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077050
eISBN:
9781781702758
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077050.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Questions about drink — how it is used, how it should be regulated, and the social risks it presents — have been a source of sustained and heated dispute in recent years. This book puts these ... More


Introduction

James Nicholls

in The Politics of Alcohol: A History of the Drink Question in England

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077050
eISBN:
9781781702758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077050.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book deals with transformations that have characterised thinking about alcohol in England. It shows that the drink question has never been singular, even when it appeared to be. While this is a ... More


Contesting Public Space

Phil Hadfield

in Bar Wars: Contesting the Night in Contemporary British Cities

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199297856
eISBN:
9780191700866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297856.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Drawing from ethnographic work in seven British towns, this chapter documents the forms of criminality which are routinely played out in the public spaces of those areas devoted to night-time ... More


Drug and alcohol policy for European youth: current evidence and recommendations for integrated policies and research strategies

Patricia Conrod, Angelina Brotherhood, Harry Sumnall, Fabrizio Faggiano, and Reinout Wiers

in Impact of Addictive Substances and Behaviours on Individual and Societal Well-being

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198714002
eISBN:
9780191782282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714002.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Binge-drinking and illicit drug use are highly prevalent among European youth. Through mapping and a systematic review of reviews it is concluded that there is little review-level evidence to support ... More


Coronary heart disease in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union

M. Bobak and M. Marmot

in Coronary Heart Disease Epidemiology: From aetiology to public health

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198525738
eISBN:
9780191724114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525738.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses trends in coronary heart disease (CHD) in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and the former Soviet Union (FSU). The chapter has three parts. First, it describes the levels and ... More


Temperance, Neo-Prohibition, and the French Paradox

Hudson Cattell

in Wines of Eastern North America: From Prohibition to the Present-A History and Desk Reference

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451980
eISBN:
9780801469008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451980.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the Neo-Prohibition. The term Neo-Prohibitionist is applied to those in or out of government who seek to reduce alcohol consumption, although not necessarily by reinstating ... More


Conclusion

in The Liverpool Underworld: Crime in the City, 1750-1900

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316999
eISBN:
9781846317064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317064.022
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study into the history of crime in Liverpool during the period from 1750 to 1900. It suggests that present–day problems concerning knife crime, youth ... More


College Students’ Ethnographic Observations of Parties and Hookups

Jennifer Beste

in College Hookup Culture and Christian Ethics: The Lives and Longings of Emerging Adults

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190268503
eISBN:
9780190268534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190268503.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Student ethnographers describe contemporary college culture as encouraging a profound split in identity for students who wish to excel both academically and socially. During the day, college students ... More


The Psychology of Social Norms and the Promotion of Human Rights

Deborah A. Prentice

in Understanding Social Action, Promoting Human Rights

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780195371895
eISBN:
9780199979127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195371895.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

In Chapter 2, social psychologist Deborah Prentice describes her empirical work on social-norms marketing campaigns. Prentice highlights two key empirical findings: (1) actors often overestimate the ... More


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