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  1. Fulltext. Is liquor intoxicating ? Scientists, prohibition, and the normalization of drinking.

    Article - En anglais


    The reliance of current advocates of recreational drug legalization on parallels between « drug prohibition » and the repudiated experiment of National Prohibition in the 1920s invites renewed attention to the history of the legalization and normalization of drinking.

    A new scientific conception of the nature and effects of alcohol formed an important element in both the politics of repeal and the ensuing legitimation of alcohol consumption.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Ethanol, Boisson alcoolisée, Commercialisation, Législation, Consommation, Etats Unis, Historique, Homme, Prohibition, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Ethanol, Alcoholic beverage, Marketing, Legislation, Consumption, United States, Case history, Human, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0214684

    Code Inist : 002B30A09. Création : 199406.