The Resource Basic information on alcohol, by Albion Roy King ; illustrations by Grace Kegley and Paul Watson

Basic information on alcohol, by Albion Roy King ; illustrations by Grace Kegley and Paul Watson

Label
Basic information on alcohol
Title
Basic information on alcohol
Statement of responsibility
by Albion Roy King ; illustrations by Grace Kegley and Paul Watson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICF
Dewey number
178.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5045
LC item number
.K5 1960
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Basic information on alcohol, by Albion Roy King ; illustrations by Grace Kegley and Paul Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1943 under the title The psychology of drunkeness
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Alcohol and sex : Dissolving the veneer ; Neurotic behavior ; Sublimation -- Alcohol and artistic inspiration : A post hoc fallacy ; Edgar Allan Poe ; Real sources of inspiration ; Liquid verbosity -- Characteristics of alcoholics ; Mental conditions ; On recognizing alcoholism -- A disease of the soul : A physician speaks -- The Christian point of view ; Freedom and sin ; Alcoholics anonymous -- Help for those in trouble : The counseling contact ; The counseling situation -- Alcohol is a moral problem : The role of science ; The faith of Socrates ; The role of propaganda ; On the meaning of temperance -- Moderation as an ethical principle : Some ancient history ; Greek temperance ; The modern situation ; The cult of Bacchus ; Qualifications ; A moderate society -- Abstinence as a wiser way : Values in moderate drinking ; My brother's keeper ; Grace in crisis ; Recapitulation
  • Case studies : Alcohol and maturity ; Alcohol and inferiority ; Alcohol and crisis ; Alcohol and war -- Alcohol experimentation -- Origin and chemical nature of alcohol : Natural fermentation ; Brewing ; Distillation ; Synthetic liquors ; Intoxicating beverage ; Commercial uses of alcohol -- Why men drink : Incidental motives ; Superficial explanations: heredity ; Habit ; Purposes and satisfaction ; Excitement ; Relaxation ; Sociability ; Escape ; Lost week-end -- Classification of alcohol and other drugs : Foods ; Stimulants ; Narcotics ; The opiates ; Cocaine ; Marijuana ; Tobacco ; Anesthetics ; Ether and alcohol ; Not a stimulant -- In the blood : The blood test ; Why so few die from an overdose ; People affected differently -- Effects of alcohol on the body : "Stewed" ; "Primed" ; "Tight" ; Circulation of the blood ; Oxidation ; Vitamin deficiency ; Alcohol in medicine -- Stages of intoxication : The animal mind ; Self-criticism ; The first stage of alcoholic effect ; Progress in the first stage ; Sense of humor ; Second stage ; Seeing double ; Third stage -- Alcohol and skilled performance : Typewriting ; Effect on the eyes ; Other tests of skill ; Memory ; Fluency of speech ; Automobile driving ; The machine age
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
160 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm02977949
Label
Basic information on alcohol, by Albion Roy King ; illustrations by Grace Kegley and Paul Watson
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1943 under the title The psychology of drunkeness
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Alcohol and sex : Dissolving the veneer ; Neurotic behavior ; Sublimation -- Alcohol and artistic inspiration : A post hoc fallacy ; Edgar Allan Poe ; Real sources of inspiration ; Liquid verbosity -- Characteristics of alcoholics ; Mental conditions ; On recognizing alcoholism -- A disease of the soul : A physician speaks -- The Christian point of view ; Freedom and sin ; Alcoholics anonymous -- Help for those in trouble : The counseling contact ; The counseling situation -- Alcohol is a moral problem : The role of science ; The faith of Socrates ; The role of propaganda ; On the meaning of temperance -- Moderation as an ethical principle : Some ancient history ; Greek temperance ; The modern situation ; The cult of Bacchus ; Qualifications ; A moderate society -- Abstinence as a wiser way : Values in moderate drinking ; My brother's keeper ; Grace in crisis ; Recapitulation
  • Case studies : Alcohol and maturity ; Alcohol and inferiority ; Alcohol and crisis ; Alcohol and war -- Alcohol experimentation -- Origin and chemical nature of alcohol : Natural fermentation ; Brewing ; Distillation ; Synthetic liquors ; Intoxicating beverage ; Commercial uses of alcohol -- Why men drink : Incidental motives ; Superficial explanations: heredity ; Habit ; Purposes and satisfaction ; Excitement ; Relaxation ; Sociability ; Escape ; Lost week-end -- Classification of alcohol and other drugs : Foods ; Stimulants ; Narcotics ; The opiates ; Cocaine ; Marijuana ; Tobacco ; Anesthetics ; Ether and alcohol ; Not a stimulant -- In the blood : The blood test ; Why so few die from an overdose ; People affected differently -- Effects of alcohol on the body : "Stewed" ; "Primed" ; "Tight" ; Circulation of the blood ; Oxidation ; Vitamin deficiency ; Alcohol in medicine -- Stages of intoxication : The animal mind ; Self-criticism ; The first stage of alcoholic effect ; Progress in the first stage ; Sense of humor ; Second stage ; Seeing double ; Third stage -- Alcohol and skilled performance : Typewriting ; Effect on the eyes ; Other tests of skill ; Memory ; Fluency of speech ; Automobile driving ; The machine age
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
160 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm02977949

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