Readings (Listing does not imply endorsement)
Cahalan, Don. Problem Drinkers. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1970.
Cahalan, Don, Why does the alcoholism field act like a ship of fools? British Journal of Addiction, 1979, 74, 235-238.
Chauncey, Robert L. New careers for moral entrepreneurs: Teenage drinking. Journal of Drug Issues, 1980, 45-70.
Gross, Leonard. How Much Is too Much: The Effects of Social Drinking. New York: Random House, 1983.
Gusfield, Joseph. The Culture of Public Problems. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1981.
Heien, Dale M., and Pittman, David J. The economic costs of alcohol abuse: An assessment of current methods and estimates. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 1989, 50, 567-579.
Josephson, E. An Assessment of Statistics on Alcohol-Related Problems, Trends in Problem Drinking. Columbia University School of Public Health. Distilled Spirits Council of the United States, May 5, 1980. Quoted in Ford, Gene. The Benefits of Moderate Drinking. San Francisco: Wine Appreciation Guild, 1988, p. 135.
Mauss, Armand L. Science, Social Movements, and Cynicism: Appreciating the Political Context of Sociological Research in Alcohol Studies. In: Roman, Paul M. (ed.) Alcohol: The Development of Sociological Perspectives on Use and Abuse. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies, 1991. Pp. 187-204.
Mulford, Harold A. The Epidemiology of Alcoholism and Its Implications. In: Pattison, E. Mansell and Kaufman, Edward (ed.) Encyclopedic Handbook of Alcoholism. New York: Gardner Press, 1982. Pp. 441-457.
Rice, Dorothy P. The economic cost of alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence: 1990. Alcohol Health & Research World, 1993, 17, 10-11.
Room, Robin. Alcohol and ethnography. A case of "problem deflation"? Current Anthropology, 1984, 25, 169-191.
Ross, H. Lawrence, and Hughes, Graham. Getting MADD in vain: Drunk driving - what not to do. The Nation, 1986, 243, 663-664.
Wiener, Carolyn. The Politics of Alcoholism. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Books, 1981.
Zylman, Richard. OVERemphasis on alcohol may be costing lives. The
Police Chief, 1974, 41, pp. 64-67.