Alcohol and Hispanics in the Northeast

A Study of Cultural Variability and Adaptation
  • Andrew J. Gordon


This chapter summarizes the results of an ethnographic study comparing alcohol use in three Hispanic groups in a city in the northeastern United States (see Gordon, 1978, 1979, 1981).


Dominican Republic Alcohol Problem Social Service Agency Alcoholic Anonymous Indigenous Treatment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew J. Gordon
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Sociomedical Sciences, School of Public HealthColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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