Alcohol and other drugs : the response of the political and medical institutions.
Formal and informal social control in shaping individual behaviors toward the use of alcohol and other drugs is discussed.
Emphasis is placed on formal social control as its occurs in two major institutions.
The state, which embodies the political and legal structures of the society is discussed in terms of the social control of some of the consequences of drinking, such as public drunkeness, alcoholism, operating vehicles with specific blood alcohol levels, and crime and alcohol use.
Mots-clés Pascal : Alcoolisme, Toxicomanie, Relation individu institution, Politique, Médecine, Législation, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Alcoholism, Drug abuse, Institution person relation, Policy, Medicine, Legislation, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0416261
Code Inist : 002B18G05. Création : 199406.