- Hardcover: 366 pages
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press (July 4, 2016)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1107102669
- ISBN-13: 978-1107102668
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.9 x 9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
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- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,298,022 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Global Anti-Vice Activism, 1890-1950: Fighting Drinks, Drugs, and 'Immorality'
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This book sheds fresh light on the anti-vice initiatives of various actors, organizations and institutions which have previously been treated primarily within national and regional boundaries. Looking at anti-vice policy from global social and cultural historical perspectives, it illuminates the centrality of regulating vice in imperial and national modernization projects.
About the Author
Jessica R. Pliley is an Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender History at Texas State University, San Marcos.
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