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From the late Victorian boozer to the interwar improved public house

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/9780719052644.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Class, religion and gender critically shaped late Victorian drinking patterns. Though some scholars have argued that female drinking habits began altering in the 1890s, the evidence is thin and ... More


Women drinking out in Britain since the early twentieth century

David W. Gutzke

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719052644
eISBN:
9781781707050
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719052644.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This is the first book about women’s advance into the man’s world of pub, club and beerhouse that examines drinking habits covering a century and more. Currently, historians view enduring changes in ... More


Introduction

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/9780719052644.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Diverse forces shaped women’s drinking habits: wars; Progressivism; changes in demography, the economy and work; enduring sexism not just among pub and beerhouse patrons but throughout the industry; ... More


Women, war and 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/9780719052644.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

As in World War I, the second World War resulted in the disappearance of pre-war spatial boundaries governing drinking. Young women began visiting pubs in growing numbers first in early 1941 and with ... More


Ardent Spirits and Republican Medicine

Matthew Warner Osborn

in Rum Maniacs: Alcoholic Insanity in the Early American Republic

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226099897
eISBN:
9780226099927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226099927.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Chapter one describes changing American drinking habits in the eighteenth century and the growth of medical concerns about ardent spirits that arose in the aftermath of the American Revolution. ... More


In Vino Veritas: De la Fouchardière, Bicard, and the Politics of Inebriation

Allen Douglas

in War, Memory, and the Politics of Humor: The Canard Enchaine and World War I

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520228764
eISBN:
9780520926943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520228764.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses Georges de la Fouchardière, who is considered as the most distinctive journalist of the Canard after the war. It looks at his most important contribution, which was a weekly ... More


To Root Out a Bad Habit

Andrew F. Smith

in Drinking History: Fifteen Turning Points in the Making of American Beverages

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151177
eISBN:
9780231530996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151177.003.0011
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter discusses the impact of the Prohibition on American drinking habits. In 1919, Congress approved the National Prohibition Act, popularly called the Volstead Act, which effectively banned ... More


Caroline Barr in Black and White Voices: Miss Callie, Aunt Callie, Aunt Carrie, Great-Great Grandma Callie, Mammy Callie

Judith L. Sensibar

in Faulkner and Love: The Women Who Shaped His Art

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300115031
eISBN:
9780300142433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300115031.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter examines William Faulkner's relationship with Caroline Barr. It explains that Barr began caring for Faulkner either at his birth or in 1898 and that she became part of the Faulkner ... More


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