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By Mary McMurran

New within the Wiley sequence in Forensic medical Psychology, Alcohol-Related Violence: Prevention and remedy provides a finished number of intervention thoughts to minimize alcohol-related aggression and violence. Drawing on contributions from internationally-renowned teachers and practitioners, chapters describe evidence-based interventions at a few degrees, together with populations, barroom, families, Read more...

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In particular, analyses of time series data applying statistical modeling techniques to minimize spurious effects are of relevance here and will be reviewed. These studies have generally demonstrated that an increase in alcohol consumption is followed by an increase in rates of fatal and non-fatal violence and vice versa (Norström, 2011; Rossow, 2000). In Western European countries, analyses of longer time series of violent crime rates have found significant effects of population drinking (Bye, 2007; Lenke, 1990; Norström, 1998a; Skog and Bjørk, 1988).

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