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Women, alcohol, and drugs in the Nordic countries

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Published by Nordic Council for Alcohol and Drug Research in Helsinki, Finland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scandinavia.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Alcohol use -- Scandinavia.,
    • Women -- Drug use -- Scandinavia.,
    • Alcoholism -- Scandinavia.,
    • Drug abuse -- Scandinavia.,
    • Alcoholism -- epidemiology -- Scandinavia.,
    • Alcoholism -- therapy.,
    • Substance Abuse -- epidemiology -- Scandinavia.,
    • Women.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Elina Haavio-Mannila.
      SeriesNAD-publication,, no. 16 =, NAD-publikation ;, nr 16, NAD-publikation ;, nr. 16.
      ContributionsHaavio-Mannila, Elina.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5137 .W625 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination212 p. :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1930701M
      ISBN 10951472609X
      LC Control Number90146277
      OCLC/WorldCa25872064

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Gender differences in alcohol abuse, criminality, and with respect to parenthood are suggested. Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs no longer publishes with De Gruyter Open.

Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs is a journal for social science research on alcohol and drugs, as well as other related substances and behaviours. The articles are published in English, but also in Danish, Norwegian and Swedish.

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Since the start of the company inwe have had a very strong positive annual growth above average in the pharmaceutical business in the Nordic countries.During the swedish ration book period from towomen’s use of alcohol was looked upon as moral deviation.

only with great restrictiveness were women al-lowed to have their own ration books (bru-un ), and it was only after the aban-donment of rationing that women were able to buy alcohol under the same condi-tions as men.