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Title Alcoholism in North America, Europe, and Asia / edited by John E. Helzer, Glorisa J. Canino
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1992


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Description xix, 325 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: PART I: Introduction -- 1. Epidemiology and Cross-National Comparisons, J.E. Helzer -- 2. Development of the Diagnostic Interview Schedule, J.E. Helzer -- 3. Contributions of Anthropology and Sociology to Alcohol Epidemiology, J.M. Murphy -- 4. Cross-Cultural Research on Alcohol: A Quoi Bon?, T.F. Babor -- 5. Recent Advances in the Investigation of the Epidemiology of Alcohol Abuse, P.J. Leaf -- PART II: North America -- 6. Five Communities in the United States: Results of the Epidemiological Catchment Area Survey, J.E. Helzer -- 7. Alcohol Abuse and Dependence in Edmonton, Canada, R.C. Bland -- 8. Alcohol Abuse and Dependence Among American Indians, Spero M. Manson -- 9. The Prevalence of Alcohol Abuse and/or Dependence in Two Hispanic Communities, G.J. Canino -- PART III: Europe -- 10. Use, Abuse, and Dependence of Alcohol in West Germany: Lifetime and Six-Month Prevalence in the Munich Follow-up Study, Hans-Ulrich Wittchen -- 11. Alcoholism, Culture, and Psychopathology: A Comparative Study of French, French-Canadian, and American Alcoholics, T. Clark -- PART IV: Asia and the Pacific -- 12. Alcohol Abuse and Dependence in New Zealand, J. Elizabeth Wells -- 13. Alcoholism in Taiwan Chinese Communities, Eng-Kung Yeh -- 14. Alcoholism in Korea, Chung Kyoon Lee -- 15. Alcohol Use, Abuse, and Dependency in Shanghai, Chang-Hua Wang -- PART V: Conclusions -- 16. Comparative Analysis of Alcoholism in Ten Cultural Regions, J. E. Helzer
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Alcoholism -- Asia -- Epidemiology.
Alcoholism -- Europe -- Epidemiology.
Alcoholism -- North America -- Epidemiology.
Alcoholism -- epidemiology.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
North America.
Author Canino, Glorisa J.
Helzer, John E.
LC no. 90014343
ISBN 0195050908