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Beliefs, behaviors, & alcoholic beverages : a cross-cultural survey

Author: Mac Marshall
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 2000, ©1979.
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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
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Beliefs, behaviors, & alcoholic beverages.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©1979
Online version:
Beliefs, behaviors, & alcoholic beverages.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©1979
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mac Marshall
ISBN: 0472085808 9780472085804
OCLC Number: 1089447983
Description: xii, 490 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Alcohol and culture / David Mandelbaum --
Alcohol in its cultural context / John J. Honigmann --
The cultural structure of Mexican drinking behavior / William Madsen and Claudia Madsen --
The role of the drunk in a Oaxacan village / Philip A. Dennis --
The social uses of alcoholic beverages in a Peruvian community / Paul L. Doughty --
Ceremonial drinking in an Afro-Brazilian cult / Seth Leacock --
Drinking patterns and alcoholism in Trinidad / Carole Yawney --
The drunken Indian: myths and realities / Joseph Westermeyer --
The role of alcohol among North American Indian tribes as resported in the Jesuit relations / R.C. Dailey --
The world's oldest on-going protest demonstration: North American Indian drinking patterns / Nancy Oestreich Lurie --
The epidemiology of alcoholic cirrhosis in two southwestern Indian tribes / S.J. Kunitz, J.E. Levy, C.L. Odoroff, and J. Bollinger --
Alcohol and identity struggle: some effects of economic change on interpersonal relations / Richard Howard Robbins --
Forms and pathology of drinking in three Polynesian societies / Edwin M. Lemert --
Holy and unholy spirits: the effects of missionization on alcohol use in Eastern Micronesia / Mac Marshall and Leslie B. Marshall --
Sadines and other fried fish: the consumption ofalcoholic beverages on a Micronesian island / James D. Nason --
Drinking and inebriate behavior in the Admiralty Islands, Melansia / Theodore Schwartz and Lola Romanucci-Ross --
Notes on drinking in Japan / Bufo Yamamuro --
Changes in Japanese drinking patterns / Margaret J. Sargent --
Use of alcohol and opium by the Meo of Laos / Joseph Westermeyer --
Daru and Bhang: cultural factors in the choice of intoxicant / G.M. Carstairs --
Drinking patterns and alcoholism in the Chinese / K. Singer --
Alcohol as a contribiuting factor in social disorganization: the south African Bantu in the nineteenth century / Bertram Hutchinson --
Drinking and attitudes toward drinking in a Muslim community / J. Midgley --
Beer as a locus of value among the West Africian Koyfar / Robert McC. Netting --
Problem-drinking and the integration of alcohol in rural Burganda / Michael C. Robbins --
Alcoholics anonymous as a crisis cult / William Madsen --
The crisis cult as a voluntary association: an international approach to alcoholics anonymous / Patricia O. Sadler --
Alcoholism and the Irish / Dermot Walsh --
The great Jewish drink mystery / Mark Keller --
Dynamics of drinking in an Austrian village / John J. Honigmann --
How French children learn to drink / Barbara Gallatin Anderson --
Alcohol and Soviet society / Walter D. Connor.
Responsibility: Mac Marshall, editor.


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