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Author Parker, Robert Nash.

Title Alcohol and homicide : a deadly combination of two American traditions / Robert Nash Parker with Linda-Anne Rebhun.

Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [1995]
©1995

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  364.15320973 PARK    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxiii, 185 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series SUNY series in violence.
SUNY series in violence.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-178) and index.
Contents 1. Alcohol and Homicide American Style -- 2. How and Why Should Alcohol and Homicide Be Related? -- 3. Two Approaches to Alcohol and Homicide -- 4. Results of Longitudinal Analyses of City Homicide Rates -- 5. Alcohol Policy and Crime Control -- 6. Some Unanswered Questions about Alcohol and Homicide.
Summary 'This book makes an important contribution to the literature on homicide and on the role of alcohol in society. It advances our understanding of the structural determinants of aggregate homicide rates by 'bringing booze back in' (to steal a phrase from the authors).' --Steven F. Messner, State University of New York, Albany
Other author Rebhun, Linda-Anne.
Subject Alcoholism and crime -- United States -- History.
Alcoholism and crime -- United States.
Liquor laws -- United States.
Homicide -- United States -- Prevention.
Variant Title Alcohol & homicide.
ISBN 0791424642 (pb : alk. paper)
0791424634 (hc : alk. paper)