Women and Alcohol in Social Context: Mother's Ruin Revisited (Hardback)J. Waterson (author), Jo Campling (editor)
Hardback 223 Pages
Drinking alcohol can be immensely pleasurable and life-enhancing. On the other hand, it can be associated with danger and risk. This book explores some of the implications of this dichotomy, which creates many policy and practice dilemmas, by a detailed exploration of the place of drinking in women's lives. Interviews and case-studies show women's drinking practices to be constructive and autonomous responses to the social and material contexts of their lives.
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages: 223
Weight: 454 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 20 mm
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