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  • Virginia Berridge, Demons: Our attitudes to alcohol, tobacco and drugs

    Virginia Berridge, Demons: Our attitudes to alcohol, tobacco and drugs   Virginia Berridge, Demons: Our Attitudes to alcohol, tobacco and drugs (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013). Tabloid headlines attack the binge drinking of young women. Debates about the classification of cannabis continue, while major public health campaigns seek to reduce and ultimately eliminate smoking through health warnings and legislation. But the history of public health is not ... Read more