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- Diplomica Verlag 2008; US$ 41.39
Hauptbeschreibung In Deutschland leben ca. 5 Mio. Kinder und Jugendliche unter 18 Jahren in unterschiedlichen Familienformen. Die DEUTSCHE HAUPTSTELLE GEGEN DIE SUCHTGEFAHREN (DHS) geht in ihrer ersten gesamtdeutschen Schätzung von etwa 2,5 Millionen behandlungsbedürftigen Alkoholkranken aus. Im Jahre 1992 lebten über 860000 Jugendliche der oben... more...
Wohnungslosigkeit und Alkoholabhängigkeit: Zur Situation chronisch mehrfachbeeinträchtigter Abhängigkeitskranker in der Bundesrepublik DeutschlandDiplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 27.22
Hauptbeschreibung Wohnungslosigkeit und Alkoholkonsum hängen oft eng zusammen und beeinflussen sich gegenseitig. Wohnungslosigkeit ist häufig Folge einer Alkoholabhängigkeit und die Rückkehr in eine eigene Wohnung wird durch den hohen Alkoholkonsum meist erschwert oder ganz unmöglich. Denn die Betroffenen versuchen, ihre depravierte Lebenslage und... more...
- International Labour Office 2007; US$ 5.00
Traces the historical experience in developed and developing countries of putting into practice rights to social security, including social insurance, and an adequate standard of living. Outlines three distinct forms of models for welfare states: the Nordic or Social Democratic model (Scandinavia), the Corporatist model (Germany), and the Liberal or... more...
- International Labour Office 2005; US$ 5.00
Concentrates on sub-Saharan Africa and more particularly on its large majority of poor people working in the informal economy. Examines the evidence that supports the commonly accepted hypothesis that social health protection contributes to poverty reduction and economic growth. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 199.00
This e-book is aimed to provide an opportunity for those with a focus in their work on young peoples substance use to describe recent trends, and to reflect on the implications of their findings for health educators. Although all the papers in the e-book describe trends and patterns in substance use amongst young people in the UK, there is evidence... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 1999; US$ 199.00
This e-book draws on the wide range of expertise that built environment professionals can contribute towards increasing resilience to disasters. It compiles original papers which were prepared for a panel of the Building Education and Research Conference, held in Kandalama, Sri Lanka, between 11th and 15th February 2008. The papers address different... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 41.94
Although drinking alcoholic beverages is legal for those 21 years and older in the United States, alcohol is a dangerous drug when misused or abused by those of any age. One of the most commonly used drugs among teens and adults, alcohol affects areas of the brain that influence pleasure, impulses, and coordination. Though moderate, social use of alcohol... more...
- Constable & Robinson 2012; US$ 16.03
Up to a quarter of the UK population is currently believed to misuse alcohol. This first self-help book aimed specifically at problem drinking uses an approach based on real clinical practice, first to recognize alcohol misuse and then, using proven Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) techniques, to show the drinker how to turn the tables and regain... more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2013; US$ 14.99
?A game-changing look at one of our culture?s hidden problems. . . . Honest, brave and inspirational.? — Margaret Trudeau Over the past few decades, the feminist revolution has had enormous ramifications. Women outnumber their male counterparts in postsecondary education in most of the developed world and are about to do the same in the workplace.... more...
- Atlantic Books 2013; US$ 9.99
A touching and brutally honest memoir, painful yet ultimately life affirming in its humor, warmth, and candor Suzanne Harrington did all the thing that adults do, long before she'd grown up: met Leo, married, had babies. She also partied, was homeless for a while, and drank?and drank. She headed toward disintegration, with Leo at her side, locked... more...