The Resource Alcoholics Anonymous as a mutual-help movement : a study in eight societies, Klaus Mäkelä ... [et al.]

Alcoholics Anonymous as a mutual-help movement : a study in eight societies, Klaus Mäkelä ... [et al.]

Label
Alcoholics Anonymous as a mutual-help movement : a study in eight societies
Title
Alcoholics Anonymous as a mutual-help movement
Title remainder
a study in eight societies
Statement of responsibility
Klaus Mäkelä ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
362.29/286
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5278
LC item number
.A756 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Alcoholics Anonymous as a mutual-help movement : a study in eight societies, Klaus Mäkelä ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
  • Part of an international study of Alcoholics Anonymous, carried out in collaboration with the World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe
  • Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 276-297
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Contents
  • 1. Introduction -- 2. The place of AA among social movements -- 3. The early years of AA in the United States and Canada -- 4. The international diffusion and structure of AA -- 5. Organizational principles of AA -- 6. The local structure of AA and AA as a social network -- 7. Regional and national service structure -- 8. The finances of AA -- 9. The membership of AA --10. The AA program as a set of beliefs and as a program for action -- 11. The AA meeting as a speech event -- 12. Practicing the AA program -- 13. Men, women, and AA -- 14. AA and the professional treatment system -- 15. AA and other mutual-help movements for alcohol problems -- 16. Diffusion of the 12-step program to problems other than alcohol -- 17. The AA movement in perspective -- 18. Implications for professional practice and research programming --Appendix A. Organization and methods of work of the International Collaborative Study of Alcoholics Anonymous (ICSAA)
  • Appendix B. Collection of interviews, observations, life stories, and other qualitative data -- Appendix C. Group, meeting, and membership surveys -- Appendix D. Basic AA Texts
Control code
000011930141
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 310 p.
Isbn
9780299150044
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95042146
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.b17722342
System control number
  • C01108365926
  • (OCoLC)33242907

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