Alcohol, gender, and drinking problems : perspectives from by Isidore Silas Obot; Robin Room; GENACIS (Organization);

By Isidore Silas Obot; Robin Room; GENACIS (Organization); World Health Organization. Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Avalia a situação, os efeitos e a incidência determinada por fatores culturais e de gênero do alcoolismo nos seguintes países em desenvolvimento: Argentina, Brasil, Costa Rica, Índia, México, Nigéria, Sri Lanka, Uganda.

Show description

Read Online or Download Alcohol, gender, and drinking problems : perspectives from low and middle income countries PDF

Best addiction & recovery books

Sacred Self, Sacred Relationships: Healing the World for Seven Generations

The ripple influence of desire and healing--which starts off inside of each one of us--extends outward via our relations with the ability to rework the area. this is often the imaginative and prescient and promise of Blackwolf and Gina Jones of their newest publication, Sacred Self, Sacred Relationships. Drawing upon local American teachings in addition to their expert paintings within the fields of overall healthiness and spirituality, the authors discover how international swap starts with own swap.

Bill W.: The absorbing and deeply moving life story of Bill Wilson, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous

This is often the tale of a guy whose discovery and imaginative and prescient have replaced the lives of hundreds of thousands of individuals during the global. Robert Thomsen's biography takes readers throughout the occasions of invoice W. 's lifestyles, the entire whereas detailing Bill's starting to be dependence on alcohol. Thomsen writes of the cave in that introduced invoice to the verge of demise and of the luminous fast of perception that kept him.

12 More Stupid Things That Mess Up Recovery Navigating Common Pitfalls on Your Sobriety Journey.

This e-book offers the instruments you must paintings via twelve pitfalls that you're prone to come across in your route to long term restoration. even if you're dealing with relapse, studying to overcoming complacency, or take accountability to your emotions and activities, this publication will equip you to beat one of the most universal relapse risks.

Extra info for Alcohol, gender, and drinking problems : perspectives from low and middle income countries

Sample text

Testa, M. (2002). The impact of men's alcohol consumption on perpetration of sexual aggression. Clinical Psychology Review, 22, 1239-1263. , & Leonard, K. E. (2001). The impact of marital aggression on women's psychological and marital functioning in a newlywed sample. Journal of Family Violence, 16, 115-130. , Livingston, J. , & Leonard, K. E. (2003). Women's substance use and experiences of intimate partner violence: A longitudinal investigation among a community sample. Addictive Behaviors, 28, 1649 1664.

Questions from the CAGE questionnaire, which screens for alcohol dependence, were also explored. 3% in the younger age group of males answered positively to two or more items in this questionnaire. Respondents were also asked questions from the AUDIT questionnaire, and were scored on the seven last items (concerned with dependence symptoms or alcohol-related problems) as an indicator of harmful use of alcohol. 6 % of the sample responded positively to 2 or more of these items. 8 % in the general population.

1994). Women and wine in ancient Rome. In M. ), Gender, Drink and Drugs (pp. 191-208). Providence, RI: Berg. Quigley, B. , Corbett, A. , & Tedeschi, J. T. (2002). Desired image of power, alcohol expectancies, and alcohol related aggression. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 16, 318-324. Ramstedt, M. (2002). Alcohol-related mortality in 15 European countries in the postwar period. European Journal of Population, 18, 307-323. , Greenfield, T. , & Rogers, J. D. (2001). Average volume of alcohol consumption, patterns of drinking, and all-cause mortality: Results from the US National Alcohol Survey.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.71 of 5 – based on 8 votes

About the Author