Alcohol and Human Behavior

Alcohol and Human Behavior : Theory, Research and Practice

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Description

Surveys the critical issues discussed in the field, pointing out how each issue has been approached from several theoretical perspectives.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 324 pages
  • 149.86 x 228.6 x 20.32mm | 498.95g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • Englewood Cliffs, NJ, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 0130198781
  • 9780130198785

Table of contents

I. BASIC ISSUES. 1. Introduction to Alcohol and the History of Its Use. 2. Alcohol Use, Abuse, and Alcoholism: Definitions and Typologies/Models. 3. Scope of the Problem. 4. The Effects of Alcohol on the Body. II. THEORY. 5. Physiological/Genetic Theories of Alcoholism. 6. Psychological Theories: Predispositional. 7. Psychological Theories: Social Learning. 8. Sociocultural Factors in Alcohol Use and Abuse. III. INTERVENTION, TREATMENT, AND PREVENTION. 9. Intervention, Assessment, and Individual Treatment. 10. Alcohol and the Family: Family Therapy. 11. Group Therapy. 12. Alcoholics Anonymous. 13. Prevention and Intervention. Index.show more