Finland's Prohibition Experiment

@article{Wuorinen1932FinlandsPE,
  title={Finland's Prohibition Experiment},
  author={John H. Wuorinen},
  journal={The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  year={1932},
  volume={163},
  pages={216 - 226}
}
  • J. Wuorinen
  • Published 1 September 1932
  • History
  • The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
result from the prevailing unrestricted use of intoxicants. Already this early phase of the Finnish temperance movement was, interestingly enough, markedly influenced by the contemporary temperance work in other lands. The United States, for example, furnished a notable impetus to the movement. The first Finnish temperance tracts, which began to appear as early as 1843, were translations of American originals. From that day on, American experience was drawn upon to give inspiration as well as… 
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