The Politics of Alcohol: A History of the Drink Question in England
Questions about drink -- how it is used, how it should be regulated, and the social risks it presents -- have been the source of sustained and heated dispute in recent years. Nicholls puts these concerns in historical context by providing a detailed and extensive survey of public debates on alcohol from the introduction of licensing in the mid-sixteenth century through to...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published October 15th 2011 by Manchester University Press
(first published August 4th 2009)
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