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The political power of bad ideas : networks, institutions, and the global prohibition wave / Mark Lawrence Schrad.

Author/Creator:
Schrad, Mark Lawrence.
Publication:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 302 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Policy sciences -- Case studies.
Culture diffusion -- Political aspects -- Case studies.
Prohibition.
Temperance.
Globalization -- Case studies.
Contents:
The transnational temperance network
American prohibition reconsidered
Avoiding the prohibition pitfall in Sweden
The surprising rise and tenacity of Russian prohibition
International influences on national alcohol policy making
Transnational activism and national policy making.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1924 Book Fund.
Contributor:
Class of 1924 Book Fund.
ISBN:
9780195391237 (alk. paper)
0195391233
OCLC:
373561599
Publisher Number:
99937358755