ERIC Number: ED151642
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Aug-31
Reference Count: 0
Subcultural Differences in Drinking Behavior in U.S. National Surveys and Selected European Studies.
This paper summarizes ethnic and other subcultural differences in drinking behavior and drinking problems, with primary emphasis upon the series of U.S. national surveys conducted by the author's Social Research Group during the last 15 years. The author discusses comparative findings from surveys conducted by others in several European countries, drawing attention to the need for comparability of methods in any future studies conducted for the purpose of making cross-national or subcultural comparisons. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Conference on Experimental and Behavioral Approaches to Alcoholism (Os-Bergen, Norway, August 28-September 1, 1977)