Tackling Alcohol Together by Society for the Study of Addiction

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Published by Free Association Books .

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  • Addiction & therapy,
  • Alcoholism,
  • Social research & statistics,
  • Self-Help,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - Alcoholism

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ContributionsDuncan Raistrick (Editor), Ray Hodgson (Editor), Bruce Ritson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8979680M
ISBN 101853434582
ISBN 109781853434587

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