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Alcoholism in North America, Europe, and Asia

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America,
  • Europe,
  • Asia,
  • Asia.,
  • Europe.,
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Alcoholism -- North America -- Epidemiology.,
    • Alcoholism -- Europe -- Epidemiology.,
    • Alcoholism -- Asia -- Epidemiology.,
    • Alcoholism -- epidemiology -- Asia.,
    • Alcoholism -- epidemiology -- Europe.,
    • Alcoholism -- epidemiology -- North America.,
    • Cross-Cultural Comparison.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by John E. Helzer, Glorisa J. Canino.
      ContributionsHelzer, John E., Canino, Glorisa J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC565 .A44638 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 325 p. :
      Number of Pages325
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1860943M
      ISBN 100195050908
      LC Control Number90014343

      Abstracts & Reviews: 1. General and Theoretical: ALCOHOLISM IN NORTH AMERICA, EUROPE AND ASIA by JOHN E. HELZER & GLORISA J. CANINO (Eds.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press. Cloth: $, ISBN , xix+ pagesAuthor: Kathryn Gill. The use of alcohol for social and ceremonial occasions was recorded in Chinese history as early as B.C. during the Yin Dynasty (Ci-Hai Encyclopedia, ). The cultural tradition of ancient China placed alcoholic beverages at the center of social occasions, which presumably was the origin of the adage: "Without wine, there is no li (or etiquette)." Thus, the use of alcoholic beverages Cited by:

        But perhaps most tellingly, liver cirrhosis death rates in were significantly higher in several European countries than in America: The US's age-adjusted rate for men 15 and older was The alcohol belts of Europe divide Europe by their traditional alcoholic beverages: beer, wine, or spirits. They do not necessarily correspond with current drinking habits, as beer has become the most popular alcoholic drink world-wide. The definitions of these belts are not completely objective.

      Asia See Prayer Information Geography. Area: 2,, sq km. World’s ninth-largest country. Dominating Central Asia and trade routes between east and west. Much of the country is semi-desert. Population: 15,, Annual Growth: %. Capital: Astana. Urbanites: %. HDI Rank: 82 of (UN Human Development Reports ) Peoples. There is about a fiftyfold difference in lifetime prevalence between these two samples and Shanghai, where the lowest lifetime prevalence of percent was found." Helzer, J.E., and Canino, G.J., Alcoholism in North America, Europe, and Asia, Oxford University Press, New York, , p.


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