Drink and British Politics: A Study in Policy Making

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Drink and British Politics: A Study in Policy Making - Greenaway, John, Dr.

The issue of alcohol has never been far from British politics. Initially, governments needed to control its sale for public order reasons and because it was a major source of revenue. Then in Victorian times a powerful temperance movement arose which sought to prohibit or severely curb the ''Demon Drink." This in turn aroused the hostility of the ... Read More

Drink and British Politics: A Study in Policy Making 2003, Palgrave Schol, Print UK, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780333917824

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