Men, blue collar work and drinking: alcohol use in an industrial subculture.

@article{Janes1989MenBC,
  title={Men, blue collar work and drinking: alcohol use in an industrial subculture.},
  author={Craig R. Janes and Genevieve M. Ames},
  journal={Culture, medicine and psychiatry},
  year={1989},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={245-74}
}
We present the findings of research designed to identify the social and environmental precursors of heavy drinking in a population of white assembly-line workers. Using a primarily qualitative approach, we examine alcohol use in relation to the sociocultural characteristics of individuals' community and workplace environments and their early-life… CONTINUE READING