Exam #2 Review Sheet

Exam #2 Review Sheet - Biological and Societal Impact of...

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Biological and Societal Impact of Alcohol and Wine Consumption Societal Impact – get to wine & health but Social Science data – uses & abuses of alcohol greatest impact Public Health policy For wine – negative emphasis of government-funded social science research Excise taxes and rotating warning labels o Government – public unable to limit themselves to moderate consumption o Industry – health risks with abuse Social Science Data – consume wine moderate in family meal setting Pittman Klein Washington University, St. Louis o 66% Americans consume wine, beer, spirits o 45% group wine drinkers—1-2 glasses wine occasion, 3-5 week o 75% home o 82% at meal o Attitudes 1990 poll o o Majority wine safe – doesn’t lead to irresponsible behavior o Only 2% of respondents in both surveys associated social problems such
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This note was uploaded on 02/02/2012 for the course BOT 244 taught by Professor Johnkeegan during the Fall '11 term at Miami University.

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