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Dealing with Alcohol

Dealing with Alcohol
Indigenous Usage in Australia, New Zealand and Canada

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  • Date Published: November 1998
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521629775

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  • The devastating impact of alcohol on indigenous populations is well known, but debate often overlooks the broad context of the problem and the priorities of indigenous people themselves. This book provides readers with a coherent explanation of alcohol misuse among indigenous peoples in Australia, New Zealand and Canada. Written with the desire to improve the level of informed debate and lead to constructive action, the book argues that our understanding of alcohol misuse needs to be reconceptualized and structural inequalities addressed.

    • Comparative study of indigenous alcohol use
    • Examines alcohol consumption in its broader political and economic context
    • Survey material, accessible language and clear presentation make this useful textbook
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    "The authors make a strong case for greater self-determination on the part of native peoples everywhere in this refreshing, clear, concise, and well-organized book." Choice

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    • Date Published: November 1998
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521629775
    • length: 252 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 15 mm
    • weight: 0.38kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction
    2. What's the harm?
    3. The broader context of alcohol use
    4. Patterns of indigenous alcohol use
    5. Explanations of indigenous alcohol use
    6. The supply and promotion of alcohol to indigenous Australian communities
    7. The consequences of misuse
    8. What's being done?
    9. Determining what works: program evaluation
    10. Where to from here?

  • Authors

    Sherry Saggers, Edith Cowan University, Western Australia

    Dennis Gray, Curtin University of Technology, Perth

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