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Title Coping with alcohol and drug problems [electronic resource] : the experiences of family members in three contrasting cultures / Jim Orford ... [et al.].

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xviii, 292 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-279) and indexes.
Contents Models of understanding : how families continue to be pathologised and misunderstood -- Coping with alcohol and drug problems in the family : a review of previous qualitative research -- The three study locations : Mexico City, South-West England and indigenous Northern Territory, Australia -- A description of the study in three socio-cultural groups -- The impact of excessive drinking and drug taking on family members -- How family members cope -- The support family members get from other people -- Variations on a theme : what difference does culture make? -- An integrated view of alcohol and drug problems in the family -- Ways of empowering family members.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Alcoholism -- Cross-cultural studies.
Alcoholics -- Family relationships -- Cross-cultural studies.
Drug abuse -- Cross-cultural studies.
Drug addicts -- Family relationships -- Cross-cultural studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Orford, Jim.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0415371465 (hbk)
9780415371469 (hbk)
9780203759608 (e-book)

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