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Published: 05 December 2019

226 Pages


ISBN: 9780198842460

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Alcohol and Humans

A Long and Social Affair

Edited by Kimberley Hockings and Robin Dunbar

  • A fascinating multi-disciplinary exploration of the often puzzling relationship that humans have with alcohol
  • Considers alcohol use in non-human primates, examining its relevance in understanding the social consumption of alcohol in humans
  • Explores the sociocultural significance of alcohol across human societies and considers the social functions of alcohol consumption in contemporary society

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