Try to Control Yourself: The Regulation of Public Drinking in Post-Prohibition Ontario, 1927-44

Try to Control Yourself: The Regulation of Public Drinking in Post-Prohibition Ontario, 1927-44

By: Dan Malleck (author)Paperback

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This book will appeal to students and scholars of Canadian history, health studies, and social policy.

About Author

Dan Malleck is an associate professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences at Brock University.

Contents

Introduction: The Emergence of Liquor Control Bureaucracy in Ontario 1 Liquor Control Bureaucracy and the Mechanisms of Governance 2 The Public Life of Liquor, 1927-34 3 Idealistic Form and Realistic Function: Restructuring Public Drinking Space 4 Hearing the Voices: Community Input and the Reshaping of Public Drinking Behaviour 5 "As a Result of Representations Made": Clientelism and the (Dys)function of Patronage in the LCBO's Regulatory Activities 6 Restructuring Recreation in the Drinking Space 7 Women, Children, and the Family in the Public Drinking Space 8 "Their Medley of Tongues and Eternal Jangle": Regulating the Racial and Ethnic Outsider 9 Public Drinking and the Challenges of War Conclusion Appendix: The Communities Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774822213
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 324
  • ID: 9780774822213
  • weight: 480
  • ISBN10: 077482221X

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