Alcohol (Health and Medical Issues Today) by Peter L. Myers,Richard E. Isralowitz

By Peter L. Myers,Richard E. Isralowitz

This textual content presents up to date, finished, and obtainable information regarding alcohol use in western society and different cultures.

• presents a chronological presentation of alcohol intake in international cultures, American society, public coverage, and comparable issues

• encompasses a bibliography and index to facilitate additional examining and direct entry to info on particular topics

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