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Working together to reduce harmful drinking

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Published by Brunner-Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages -- Social aspects,
  • Alcoholic beverage industry -- Social aspects,
  • Social responsibility of business,
  • Alcoholism -- Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Marcus Grant and Mark Leverton.
    ContributionsGrant, Marcus., Leverton, Mark.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5035 .W67 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23213122M
    ISBN 109780415800877
    LC Control Number2009016166


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