Publication details for Professor Thom BrooksBrooks, Thom (2013). Alcohol and Public Policy. Contemporary Social Science 8(1): 1-7.
- Publication type: Journal Article
- ISSN/ISBN: 2158-2041, 2158-205X
- DOI: 10.1080/21582041.2013.768353
- Further publication details on publisher web site
Author(s) from Durham
Alcohol and its consumption is a major topic for public policy-making. Increases in public debate have come about through the growing awareness of the alcohol-related health problems among the general public. This article provides an important overview of the leading contemporary work in this area and the significant contributions made by social scientists.