Alcohol In Popular Culture: An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 031338049X
  • ISBN-13: 9780313380495
  • DDC: 362.292097
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 256 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

This encyclopedia presents the many sides of America's ongoing relationship with alcohol, examining the political history, pivotal events, popular culture, and advances in technology that have affected its consumption.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
Timeline.
List of Entries.
Guide to Related Topics.
1: Absinthe.
2: Advertising.
3: African Americans.
4: Alcoholics Anonymous (AA).
5: Alcoholism.
6: Alcopops.
7: Anti-Saloon League.
8: Applejack.
9: Arts.
10: Bar Bets.
11: Bar Games.
12: Barfly.
13: Bars.
14: Bartending.
15: Beer.
16: Beer Belly.
17: Beer Bongs.
18: Beer Goggles.
19: Beer Pong.
20: Beer Runs.
21: Binge Drinking.
22: Blackouts.
23: Blood Alcohol Content (BAC).
24: Blue Laws.
25: Bootleg Alcohol.
26: Bourbon.
27: Breathalyzer Test.
28: Breweriana.
29: Brewing.
30: Burping.
31: Carding.
32: Champagne.
33: Cider.
34: Class.
35: Cocktail Parties.
36: Cocktails.
37: College Drinking Culture.
38: Designated Driver.
39: Distilling.
40: Distribution.
41: Drinking Age Legislation.
42: Drinking Games.
43: Drinking Glasses and Vessels.
44: Drinking Rituals.
45: Drinking Songs.
46: Driving Under the Influence.
47: Dry Counties.
48: Economics.
49: Elderly.
50: Fermentation.
51: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome.
52: Films.
53: Food and Drink Culture.
54: Free Drinks.
55: Gin.
56: Hair of the Dog.
57: Hangovers.
58: Happy Hour.
59: Health Effects of Alcohol.
60: Home-Brew.
61: Hooch.
62: Internet.
63: Interventions.
64: Keggers.
65: Kosher Wine.
66: Last Call.
67: Liquor Boards.
68: Liquor Licenses.
69: Liquor Stores.
70: Literature.
71: Madeira.
72: Mardi Gras.
73: Martinis.
74: Medical Uses of Alcohol.
75: Men and Boys Drinking.
76: Microbreweries.
77: Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).
78: Music.
79: National Identity.
80: Native Americans.
81: Oktoberfest.
82: Peer Pressure.
83: Perry.
84: Politics.
85: Prohibition.
86: Pub Crawls.
87: Pubs.
88: Punch.
89: Race and Ethnicity.
90: Rehab.
91: Religion.
92: Rum.
93: Sake.
94: Shooters.
95: Skid Row and the Bowery.
96: Sommeliers.
97: Speakeasies.
98: Sports.
99: St. Patrick's Day.
100: Television.
101: Temperance.
102: Tequila.
103: Terroir.
104: Toasting.
105: Underage Drinking.
106: Violence, Alcohol-Related.
107: Vodka.
108: Whiskey.
109: Wine.
110: Wine Coolers.
111: Wine Tasting.
112: Wine Tourism.
113: Winemaking, Home.
114: Winos.
115: Woman's Christian Temperance Union.
116: Women and Girls Drinking.
117: Workplace Drinking.
Selected Bibliography.
Index.
About the Editor and Contributors.