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Raising the Bar free pdf This book provides a definitive review of knowledge about bar room environments and their regulation, and provides directions for the prevention of aggression, violence and injury in and around public drinking establishments. It shows why drinking establishments are high risk for aggression, why some establishments are riskier than others, the effectiveness of existing interventions and policies, and the importance of better regulatory models for achieving safer drinking establishments.This book: emphasises the need to understand the problem and to tackle it through evidence-based preventive strategies, providing a detailed review of the nature of problem behaviours within the specific context of public drinking establishments- pays special attention to the difficulties in implementing and sustaining effective interventions within the kinds of regulatory structures and political and economic climates that currently prevail in western countries- and, draws upon the authors' extensive experience with observational, interview and intervention research related to reducing aggression and injury in drinking establishments, as well as their knowledge of the alcohol field, and of prevention, policing and regulation.

About Ross Homel

Kathryn Graham is Professor at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto. Ross Homel is Foundation Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Griffith University.

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Author : Ross Homel
Publisher : Willan Publishing
Data Published : 01 August 2008
ISBN : 1843923181
EAN : 9781843923183
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 296 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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