ERIC Number: ED049505
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Alcohol and Alcoholism.
National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Chevy Chase, MD. National Clearinghouse for Mental Health Information.
This concise survey presents some of the highlights of modern research on drinking and alcoholism, as based on technical articles published in the scientific literature and the views expressed by leading authorities in the field. Contents include discussions about: (1) the nature and scope of the problem; (2) the chemical composition of alcoholic beverages and their effects on the body; (3) the causes, diagnoses, treatment and prevention of alcoholism; (4) current activities in the fields of services and research; and (5) the national program. An extensive bibliography is included. (TL)
Descriptors: Alcohol Education, Alcoholism, Antisocial Behavior, Education, Health, Health Education, Health Programs, Prevention, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Guides, Public Health
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402. ($.50 per copy)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Chevy Chase, MD. National Clearinghouse for Mental Health Information.