Alcohol and Human Behavior: Theory, Research and Practice (1st International edition)

Alcohol and Human Behavior: Theory, Research and Practice (1st International edition)

By: P. Clayton Rivers (author)Paperback

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Surveys the critical issues discussed in the field, pointing out how each issue has been approached from several theoretical perspectives.

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Contents

I. BASIC ISSUES. 1. Introduction to Alcohol and the History of Its Use. 2. Alcohol Use, Abuse, and Alcoholism: Definitions and Typologies/Models. 3. Scope of the Problem. 4. The Effects of Alcohol on the Body. II. THEORY. 5. Physiological/Genetic Theories of Alcoholism. 6. Psychological Theories: Predispositional. 7. Psychological Theories: Social Learning. 8. Sociocultural Factors in Alcohol Use and Abuse. III. INTERVENTION, TREATMENT, AND PREVENTION. 9. Intervention, Assessment, and Individual Treatment. 10. Alcohol and the Family: Family Therapy. 11. Group Therapy. 12. Alcoholics Anonymous. 13. Prevention and Intervention. Index.

Product Details

  • publication date: 03/12/1993
  • ISBN13: 9780130198785
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 324
  • ID: 9780130198785
  • weight: 943
  • ISBN10: 0130198781
  • edition: 1st International edition

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