Alcohol Bibliography


"State Prohibition in North Carolina." Outlook 89 (1908): 272.

Ajzenstadt, Mimi. "Cycles of Control: Alcohol Regulation and the Construction of Gender Roles, British Columbia 1870-1925." International Journal of Canadian Studies 11 (1995): 101-120.

Alexander, Ruth M. "'We Are Engaged as a Band of Sisters': Class and Domesticity in the Washingtonian Temperance Movement, 1840-1860." Journal of American History 75 (1988): 763-85.

Baron, Stanley. Brewed in America: A History of Beer and Ale in the United States. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1962.

Barrows, Susanna. "After the Commune: Alcoholism, Temperance, and Literature in the Early Third Republic." Consciousness and Class Experience in 19th Century Europe. Ed. J.M. Merriman. New York: Homes and Meier, 1979. 205-18.

Barrows, Susanna, and Robin Room, eds. Drinking: Behavior & Belief in Modern History. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1990.

Bennett, Linda A., and Genevieve M. Ames, eds. The American Experience with Alcohol: Contrasting Cultural Perspectives. New York: Plenum Press, 1985.

Blocker, Jack S., ed. Alcohol, Reform and Society; The Liquor Question in Social Context. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1979.

Blocker, Jack S. Jr. American Temperance Movements: Cycles of Reform. Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1989.

Bordin, Ruth. Women and Temperance: The Quest for Power and Liberty, 1873-1900. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1981.

Brown, M. Craig, and Barbara D. Warner. "Immigrants, Urban Politics, and Policing in 1900." American Sociological Review 57.3 (1992): 293-305.

Burnham, John C. Bad Habits: Drinking, Smoking, Taking Drugs, Gambling, Sexual Misbehavior, and Swearing in American History. New York: NYU Press, 1993.

Burnham, John C. "New Perspectives on the Prohibition 'Experiment' of the 1920's." Journal of Social History 2 (1968): 51-68.

Cassedy, James H. "An Early American Hangover: The Medical Profession and Intemperance 1800-1860." Bulletin of the History of Medicine 50 (1976): 405-13.

Clark, Norman H. Deliver Us from Evil: An Interpretation of American Prohibition. New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 1976.

Conroy, David W. In Public Houses: Drink & the Revolution of Authority in Colonial Massachusetts. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995.

Cook, Sharon Anne. 'Through Sunshine and Shadow': The Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Evangelicalism, and Reform in Ontario, 1874-1930. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995.

Critchlow, Barbara. "The Powers of John Barleycorn: Beliefs About the Effects of Alcohol on Social Behavior." American Psychologist 41 (1986): 751-64.

Dannenbaum, Jed. Drink and Disorder: Temperance Reform in Cincinnati from the Washintonian Revival to the WCTU. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1984.

Detjen, David W. The Germans in Missouri, 1900-1918: Prohibition, Neutrality, and Assimilation. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1985.

Dingle, A.E. "Drink and Working-Class Living Standards in Britain, 1870-1914." Economic History Review 25 (1972): 608-622.

Douglas, Mary, ed. Constructive Drinking: Perspectives on Drink from Anthropology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987.

Duis, Perry. The Saloon: Public Drinking in Chicago and Boston, 1880-1920. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1983.

Ellis, Leonard. "Men Among Men: An Exploration of All-Male Relationships in Victorian America." doctoral diss. Columbia University, 1982.

Engelmann, Larry. Intemperance: The Lost War Against Liquor. New York: The Free Press, 1979.

Epstein, Barbara L. The Politics of Domesticity: Women, Evangelism, & Temperance in Nineteenth-Century America. Middletown, CT: University Press of New England, 1986.

Fingarette, Herbert. Heavy Drinking: The Myth of Alcoholism As a Disease. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1988.

Fogarty, David. "From Saloon to Supermarket: Packaged Beer and the Reshaping of the U.S. Brewing Industry." Contemporary Drug Problems 12 (1985): 541-92.

Fuller, Robert C. "Wine, Symbolic Boundary Setting, and American Religious Communities." Journal of the American Academy of Religion 63.3 (1995): 497-517.

Examines the ritual use of wine by religious groups in the United States as a vehicle for preserving distinct indentities, setting boundaries, developing innovative religious experiences, and fostering group cohesion and exclusion.]

Gilmore, Thomas B. Equivocal Spirits: Alcoholism and Drinking in Twentieth-Century Literature. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1987.

Hamm, Richard F. Shaping the Eighteenth Amendment: Temperance Reform, Legal Culture, and the Polity, 1880-1920. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995.

Herd, D. "Ideology, Melodrama and the Changing Role of Alcohol Problems in American Films." Contemporary Drug Problems (1986): 213-47.

Jacobson, Michael, Robert Atkins, and George Hacker. The Booze Merchants: The Inebriating of America. Washington: CSPI Books, 1983.

Johnson, Paul E. A Shopkeeper's Millennium: Society and Revivals in Rochester, New York, 1815-1837. New York: Hill & Wang, 1978.

Kerr, K. Austin. Organized for Prohibition: A New History of the Anti-Saloon League. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1985.

Kingsdale, Jon M. "The 'Poor Man's Club': Social Functions of the Urban Working-Class Saloon." American Quarterly 25 (1973): 472-89.

Kyvig, David E., ed. Law, Alcohol, and Order: Perspectives on National Prohibition. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985.

Lender, Mark Edward, and James Kirby Martin. Drinking in America: A History. 2 ed. New York: The Free Press, 1987.

Levine, H.G. "The Birth of American Alcohol Control: Prohibition, the Power Elite and the Problem of Lawlessness." Contemporary Drug Problems (1985): 63-115.

Levine, H.G. "The Committee of Fifty and the Origins of Alcohol Control." Journal of Drug Issues (1983): 95-116.

Levine, H.G. "The Discovery of Addiction: Changing Conceptions of Habitual Drunkeness in America." Quarterly Journal of Studies on Alcohol 39 (1978): 143-74.

MacAndrew, Craig, and Robert B. Edgerton. Drunken Comportment: A Social Explanation. Chicago: Aldine Publishing Co., 1969.

Martin, Michel J. "'A Class of Persons Whose Presence Is a Constant Danger': Progress, Prohibition, and 'Public Disorderliness' in Burlington, 1860-1880." Vermont History 62.3 (1994): 148-165.

Miller, William R. Revenuers and Moonshiners: Enforcing Federal Liquor Law in the Mountain South, 1865-1900, 1991.

Mintz, Sidney W. Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History. New York: Viking Penguin, 1985.

Mittelman, Amy. "The Politics of Alcohol Production: The Liquor Industry and the Federal Government, 1862-1900." doctoral diss. Columbia University, 1986.

Moore, Mark H., and Dean R. Gerstein, eds. Alcohol and Public Policy: Beyond the Shadow of Prohibition. Washington: National Academy Press, 1981.

Musto, David. "Alcohol in American History." Scientific American (1996): 78-83.

Noel, Thomas J. The City and the Saloon: Denver, 1858-1916. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1982.

Odegard, Peter H. Pressure Politics, The Story of the Anti-Saloon League. New York: Columbia University Press, 1928.

Pearson, C.C., and J. Edward Hendricks. Liquor and Anti-Liquor in Virginia 1619-1919. Durham: Duke University Press, 1967.

Pegram, Thomas R. "Temperance Politics and Regional Political Culture: The Anti-Saloon League in Maryland and the South, 1907-1915." The Journal of Southern History 63.1 (1997): 57-90.

Powers, Madelon. "Women and Public Drinking, 1890-1920." History Today 45.2 (1995): 46-52.

[Contrary to popular stereotypes, working-class women during the late 19th and early 20th centuries participated significantly in public drinking in saloons and elsewhere, availing themselves of "ladies' entrances," backroom social events, and the carry-out trade to drink with friends in their neighborhoods.]

Quinn, John F. "Father Mathew's Disciples: American Catholic Support for Temperance, 1840-1920." Church History 65.4 (1996): 624 ff.

Roberts, James S. "Drink and Industrial Work Discipline in 19th Century Germany." Journal of Social History 15 (1981): 25-38.

Roberts, James S. Drink, Temperance and the Working Class in Nineteenth Century Germany. Boston: George Allen & Unwin, 1984.

Roizen, Ron. "The American Discovery of Alcoholism, 1933-1939." doctoral diss. University of California at Berkeley, 1991.

Room, Robin. "The Movies and the Wettening of America: The Media as Amplifiers of Cultural Change." British Journal of Addiction 83 (1988): 11-18.

Rorabaugh, William J. The Alcoholic Republic: An American Tradition. New York: Oxford University Press, 1979.

Rorabaugh, William J. "Beer, Lemonade, and Propriety in the Gilded Age." Dining in America. Ed. Kathryn Grover. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1987.

Rose, Kenneth D. American Women and the Repeal of Prohibition. New York: NYU Press, 1996.

Rosenzweig, Roy. Eight Hours for What We Will: Workers and Leisure in an Industrial City, 1870-1920. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983.

Roueche, Berton. The Neutral Spirit: A Portrait of Alcohol. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1960.

Rush, Benjamin. "An Inquiry into the Effects of Ardent Spirits Upon the Human Body and Mind." Quarterly Journal of Studies on Alcohol 4 (1943 (reprint of 1786 article with introduction by Mark Cellar)): 321-341.

Schivelbusch, Wolfgang. Tastes of Paradise: A Social History of Spices, Stimulants, & Intoxicants. New York: Random House, Inc., 1993.

Thompson, E.P. "Time, Work-Discipline, and Industrial Capitalism." Past and Present 38 (1967): 56-97.

Timberlake, James H. Prohibition and the Progressive Movement, 1900-1920. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1963.

Tyrell, Ian. Sobering Up: From Temperance to Prohibition in Antebellum America, 1800-1860. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1979.

Tyrrell, Ian. "Prohibition, American Cultural Expansion, and the New Hegemony in the 1920s: An Interpretation." Social History 27.54 (1994): 413-445.

Walker, Samuel. "Terence V. Powderly, the Knights of Labor, and the Temperance Issue." Societas 5 (1975): 279-93.

Walsh, Victor. "'Drowning the Shamrock': Drink, Teetotalism, and the Irish Catholics of Gilded-Age Pittsburgh." Journal of American Ethnic History 10 (1990-1991): 60-79.

West, Elliott. "Men, Whisky and a Place to Sit." American History Illustrated (1981).

West, Elliott. The Saloon on the Rocky Mountain Mining Frontier. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1979.

Whitener, Daniel Jay. Prohibition in North Carolina, 1715-1945. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1945.

Williams, Sarah E. "The Use of Beverage Alcohol as Medicine, 1790-1860." Journal of Studies of Alcohol 41 (1980): 543-566.

Wolfson, Mark. "The Legislative Impact of Social Movment Organizations: The Anti-Drunken-Driving Movement and the 21-Year-Old Drinking Age." Social Science Quarterly 76.2 (1995): 311-327.

Zimmerman, Jonathan. "'When the Doctors Disagree': Sceintific Temperance and Scientific Authority, 1891-1906." Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 48.2 (1993): 171-197.

[Discusses the conflict among scientists during the late 19th and early 20th centuries regarding Scientific Temperance Instruction (STI) and the effects of alcohol.]