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dc.contributor.authorLawson, William
dc.date.accessioned2007-03-06T17:20:59Z
dc.date.available2007-03-06T17:20:59Z
dc.date.issued1912
dc.identifier.citationLawson, William. 'Public house reform'. - Dublin: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland,Vol. XII Part XCI, 1910/1911, pp451-473en
dc.identifier.issn00814776
dc.identifier.otherJEL H75
dc.identifier.otherJEL I18
dc.identifier.otherY
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2262/6083
dc.descriptionRead, Monday, February 27, 1911en
dc.description.abstractThe writer of an article in our leading journal (1) says:?"The need of the moment is not to abolish the public-house, but to reform it. The first step is to give a very substantial preference in treatment to houses which supply food over those that are only drinking dens. The object must be to supply a place of rational entertainment where a decent man can have a drink in peace, in company with his wife and children." These observations were made in commenting on the statistics of drunkenness in Dublin referred to by Mr. Justice Dodd at the opening of the City Commission at Green Street on February 1st, 1911. It was reported to him that, in the two months which had elapsed since the December Commission, there were 498 cases of drunkenness, as against 372 during the corresponding period in 1909. Notwithstanding that he was assured by the police that drunkenness was on the decline in the city.en
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dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherStatistical and Social Inquiry Society of Irelanden
dc.relation.ispartofseriesJournal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Irelanden
dc.relation.ispartofseriesVol. XII Part XCI 1910/1911en
dc.relation.haspartVol. [No.], [Year]en
dc.source.urihttp://www.ssisi.ie
dc.subjectPublic housesen
dc.subjectTemperanceen
dc.subject.ddc314.15
dc.titlePublic house reformen
dc.typeJournal articleen
dc.status.refereedYes


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