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Alcohol in world history

Author: Gina Hames
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2014, ©2012.
Series: Themes in world history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a history of the effect of alcohol in world history and argues that the production, trade, consumption, and regulation of alcohol has shaped virtually every civilization.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hames, Gina.
Alcohol in world history.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2014, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gina Hames
ISBN: 9781317548706 1317548701
OCLC Number: 889674674
Notes: Originally published: 2012.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The origins of alcohol --
Alcohol and the spread of culture in the classical period --
Alcohol, cultural development, and the rise of trade in the post-classical and early modern world --
Colonizers and the colonized: alcohol in the fifteenth through the nineteenth centuries --
Alcohol, industrialization, and temperance in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries --
Imperialism and alcohol in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries --
Alcohol and globalization, westernization, and tradition in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Series Title: Themes in world history.
Responsibility: Gina Hames.

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From the origins of drinking to the use and abuse of alcohol in the present day, this title draws on approaches and research from biology, anthropology, sociology and psychology. It contains chapters  Read more...

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"Gina Hames has undertaken an extraordinarily ambitious and comprehensive survey of alcohol's place in global history. Alcohol in World History is a well-organized and highly readable study, one Read more...

 
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