James Nicholls on temperance, prohibitionism and ideas of social progress
Posted on 30-09-2014
James discusses the limitations the early temperance movements had on overall consumption. This led to the argument that there was a role for the state in creating change.


James Nicholls

Director of Research and Policy Development

Location: Alcohol Research UK

James Nicholls is Director of Research and Policy Development at Alcohol Research UK and author of The Politics of Alcohol: A History of the Drink Question in England.

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