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Unformatted text preview: Capitalism”) & restructuring of time o Coffee as preferred drug of bourgeoisie • then worries about industrial safety o drunk workers & machinery don’t mix • major industrialists support Prohibition (1920) o Ford, Carnegie etc • later capitalism (Ford et al now favored repeal): o jobs in alcohol production o tax revenue from alcohol sales o emphasis on consumption more than production 4) Protestant Temperance movement v Catholicism 5) Alcohol & emergence of new social identities: ± German beer drinkers ± Irish whisky drinkers ± Teetotalers ± Washingtonians & AA members ± MADD...
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- Fall '06
- Prohibition, Christianity and alcohol, early capitalism moves