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Published by Kluwer-Nijhoff, Distributors for North America, Kluwer Academic Publishers Boston in Boston, Hingham MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcoholism -- Longitudinal studies.,
  • Alcoholism.,
  • Longitudinal studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Donald W. Goodwin, Katherine Teilmann Van Dusen, Sarnoff A. Mednick.
    SeriesLongitudinal research in the behavioral, social, and medical sciences
    ContributionsGoodwin, Donald W., Van Dusen, Katherine Teilmann., Mednick, Sarnoff A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC565 .L65 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 214 p. :
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3167854M
    ISBN 100898381339
    LC Control Number83009896

      George Vaillant, who directed the study for more than three decades, has some seminal writings on alcoholism, including his book which is well worth reading. ‘In Harvard University began following male undergraduate students and kicked off the longest-running longitudinal studies of human development in history. alcoholism, disease characterized by impaired control over the consumption of alcoholic beverages. Alcoholism is a serious problem worldwide; in the United States the wide availability of alcoholic beverages makes alcohol the most accessible drug, and alcoholism is the most prevalent of the nation's addictions (see drug addiction and drug abuse).

    In addition to writing many published journal articles and book chapters, Dr. Marlatt has coedited several books in the addictions field, including Alcoholism: New Directions in Behavior Research and Treatment (), Relapse Prevention: Maintenance Strategies in the Treatment of Addictive Behaviors (), Assessment of Addictive Behaviors Pages: While research findings suggest that some children suffer negative consequences due to parental alcoholism, a larger proportion of COAs function well and do not develop serious problems. In a longitudinal study of COAs born on the island of Kauai, Werner (5) reported that, although 41 percent of the children developed serious coping problems by.

      Future longitudinal research with standardized measures is needed to build on our work and enable robust effect size estimation in this field. Nevertheless, the volume and balance of evidence in this review provides sufficient confidence of an overall effect of promotional marketing (usually advertising) upon some early life drinking by: The book's main value is in its rather comprehensive presentation of a collection of longitudinal data analyses arising from different research questions. In this sense, the book is unique. Some practitioners of statistics may have struggled to learn longitudinal data analysis by reading manuals of software by:


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: 1 A Paean to the Follow-up.- I Follow-up Studies.- 2 Risks for Alcoholism by Age and Class among Males.- 3 Children of Alcoholic Fathers-A Longitudinal Prospective Study.- 4 The Longitudinal Course of Alcoholism among Women Criminals: A Six.

Longitudinal Research in Alcoholism (Longitudinal Research in the Behavioral, Social and Medical Studies): Medicine & Health Science Books @ mat: Hardcover. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource ( pages).

Contents: 1 A Paean to the Follow-up --I Follow-up Studies Risks for Alcoholism by Age and Class among Males Children of Alcoholic Fathers --A Longitudinal Prospective Study The Longitudinal Course of Alcoholism among Women Criminals: A Six-Year Follow.

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Longitudinal Research in the Behavioral, Social and Medical Studies. Free Preview. A Prospective Study of Alcoholism: Electroencephalographic Findings Vicki E.

Pollock, Jan Volavka, Sarnoff A. Mednick, Donald W. Goodwin, Joachim Knop. suggested that parent alcoholism effects could be partially (but not totally) explained by adolescent externalizing symptoms.

Because parental alcoholism is a well-established risk factor for adult alcoholism, there has been great research and clinical interest in children of alcoholics (COAs) as a high-risk group (Sher, ).

Alcohol and Alcoholism welcomes submissions, publishing papers on the biomedical, psychological, and sociological aspects of alcoholism and alcohol research.

To gain more information please see the Instructions to Authors page. Recommend to your library. Fill out our simple online form to recommend Alcohol and Alcoholism to your library. The Natural History of Alcoholism Revisited () is a book by psychiatrist George E.

Vaillant that describes two multi-decade studies of the lives of American males, non-alcoholics at the outset, focusing on their lifelong drinking behaviours. By following the men from youth to old age it was possible to chart their drinking patterns and what factors may have contributed to : George E.

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IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for Pages: Objectives. We examined demographic predictors of longitudinal patterns in alcohol consumption. Methods. We used mixed-effects models to describe individual alcohol consumption and change in consumption with age, as well as the associations between consumption and birth year, national alcohol consumption, and demographic factors, among 14 adults from the Cited by:   Second in an occasional series on how Harvard researchers are tackling the problematic issues of aging.

W hen scientists began tracking the health of Harvard sophomores in during the Great Depression, they hoped the longitudinal study would reveal clues to leading healthy and happy lives. They got more than they wanted.

After following the. Abstract. The literature on the etiology and natural history of alcoholism and drug addiction in women is limited.

Longitudinal studies are particularly useful for addressing these questions, but the majority of longitudinal studies of alcohol and drug use are confined to males (McCord and McCord, ; Robins et al.,; Vaillant, ; Glueck and Glueck, ).Cited by: The Danish Longitudinal Study of Alcoholism is a prospective, high-risk study that has focused on two groups of boys/men: high-risk sons of treated alcoholic fathers and low-risk sons of fathers.

Lowney's research encourages us all to dig deeper when it comes to interpreting the outcomes of statistical surveys. The qualitative methods explored by Lowney's research help us learn the meaning of the data from the offender's own point of view and make this volume a "must read" for students of qualitative methodology, as well as those studying the nature and causes of.

Results from National Longitudinal Alcohol Epidemiological Survey. Inthe United States Census Bureau and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) conducted the National Longitudinal Alcohol Epidemiologic Survey (NLAES).

Direct face-to-face interviews were conducted with one randomly selected respondent, 18 years of. We envision that this National Longitudinal Study of Neurodevelopmental Consequences of Substance Use will require tracking a large cohort of young people (approximat individuals) for a decade, beginning in late childhood, and collecting mental health, genetic, and behavioral data on substance use, school achievement, IQ, and.

For the social scientist Lowney demonstrated the skillful melding of qualitative and quantitative methods in longitudinal research as well as the varied long-range impact of early drug use on later life experiences. For the general reader the book provides some readable and fascinating human life : $ Alcohol Research: Current Reviews (older issues published as Alcohol Research and Health or Alcohol Health and Research World; issues online ) (partial serial archives) Filed under: Alcoholism -- Prevention -- Research.

Prevention and Treatment of Alcohol Problems: Research Opportunities, by Institute of Medicine (U.S.) (page images at NAP). The benefits of longitudinal research outweigh the drawbacks, but of course limitations must be acknowledged, just as Helson () so carefully did.

In the Mills study, the particular experience may have been especially germane because independence plays such a key role in creativity. Confounding in longitudinal studies in addiction treatment research Article (PDF Available) in Addiction Research and Theory 25(3).

Prior NIAAA national surveys included the Alcohol Supplement of the National Household Interview Survey (fielded by the National Center for Health Statistics), the National Longitudinal Alcohol Epidemiologic Survey, the Wave 1 NESARC, and the Wave 2 NESARC.The study was among the first to demonstrate unintended harmful effects of a well-meaning prevention program.

Dr. McCord's most important essays from this groundbreaking research project are among those included in this also co-wrote, edited, or co-edited twelve volumes and authored or co-authored journal articles and book Cited by: 9.Foreword.

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), a part of the National Institutes of Health, is the primary Federal agency that conducts and supports epidemiologic, biomedical and behavioral research related to the causes, consequences, treatment, and prevention of alcohol-related problems.