eBook Alcohol, 1st Edition

  • Peter L. Myers
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  • ISBN-10: 0313372489
  • ISBN-13: 9780313372483
  • DDC: 615.7828
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 250 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released January 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in Health and Medical Issues Today.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Preface and Acknowledgments.
1: History and Scientific Background Alcohol: An Overview.
2: Alcohol: The Basics.
3: Alcohol Taken Together with Other Drugs.
4: Key Terms and Definitions.
5: Risk Factors for Alcohol Misuse and Worsening of Abuse.
6: Phases and Stages of Alcoholism: Theoretical Considerations.
7: Alcohol and Social Problems.
8: Alcohol and Medical Problems.
9: Alcohol and Sexuality.
10: Alcohol and the Family.
11: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD).
12: Treatment and Recovery.
13: Alcohol Use among Women.
14: Alcohol Use among Adolescents.
15: Alcohol Use among College Students.
16: Alcohol Use among Older Adults.
17: Alcohol Use among Ethnic Minorities.
18: Controversies.
19: Alcohol-Policy Perspectives.
20: Key Issues and Controversies.
21: Rates of Alcohol Consumption Worldwide.
22: Culture and Alcohol Use.
23: References and Resources.
Screening and Assessment Instruments.
Alcohol Periodicals and Journals.
Additional Resources.
Chronology.
24: References.
Index.
About the Authors.