Intoxicants & opium in all lands and times a twentieth century survey of intemperance, based on a symposium of testimony from one hundred missionaries and travelers by Wilbur F. Crafts

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  • Temperance.,
  • Alcoholism.,
  • Opium trade.,
  • Indigenous peoples -- Alcohol use.

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Other titlesIntoxicants and opium in all lands and times
Statementby Dr. & Mrs. Wilbur F. Crafts and Misses Mary & Margaret W. Leitch.
ContributionsLeitch, Mary., Crafts, Wilbur F., Mrs., d. 1930., Leitch, Margaret W., International Reform Federation.
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Pagination288 p.
Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL22883580M
LC Control Number45034842

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The primary criteria used in this selection process, as with any fiscal-military state, were military and administrative skills. An elaborate, graded system of official ranks was created in which the recipients, called _____, were awarded grants of land along with the revenues those working the land ://   Intoxicants & Op­i­um in All Lands and Times, a Twen­ti­eth Cen­tu­ry Sur­vey of In­tem­per­ance (Wash­ing­ton, DC: In­ter­na­tion­al Re­form Bu­reau, ) Childhood: The Text­book of the Age for Par­ents, Pas­tors and Teach­ers and All Lov­ers of Child­   Intoxicating Manchuria reveals how the powerful alcohol and opium industries in Northeast China were altered by warlord rule, Japanese occupation, political conflict, and a vigorous anti-intoxicant movement.

Through the lens of the Chinese media’s depictions of alcohol and opium, Norman Smith examines how intoxicants and addiction were understood in this society, the role the Japanese Julia Lovell teaches modern Chinese history at Birkbeck College, University of London.

She is the author of The Opium War: Drugs, Drama And The Making Of China, The Great Wall: China Against the World and The Politics of Cultural Capital: China’s Quest for a Nobel Prize in Literature and writes on China for the Guardian, Independent and The Times Literary  › History › Asia › China.

Intoxicants and Opium In All Lands and Times, Washington, D. C., International Reform Bureau. Google Scholar Cust, Robert N. The Opium question, or “Is India to be Sacrificed to China,” London, Trubner and ://   Historical and Cultural Contexts 3 sexual prowess.”7 The use of coca and other stimulants in South America can also be traced back to primordial times.8 Our human ancestors consumed psychoactive substances not only to seek altered mental states, but also for survival, suggesting an evolutionary purpose for Request PDF | Regulating the Opium Contract System in the Late-Spanish Philippines: The Iloilo Inspection Reports | As the flame of the Philippine Revolution was engulfing the island of A list of books, with reviews, related to spirituality, mysticism, drugs, psychedelic culture, religion, politics, and philosophy.

Includes cover photos, publication information, and links to where you can buy :// Cannabis Britannica: The Rise and Demise of the This was not what the committed campaigners wanted at all, as opium was far less of a problem in India than in China, where addiction was thought to be rife and to which the Government of India supplied the bulk of its opium output in contravention of Chinese law.

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[unreliable source?] In Islamic jurisprudence, it refers to certain forbidden substances, and its technical definition depends on the legal s from the Maliki, Shafi'i, and Hanbali legal schools have traditionally viewed it as Opium (poppy tears, lachryma papaveris) is the dried latex obtained from the opium poppy (Papaver somniferum).Opium latex contains approximately 12% of the analgesic alkaloid morphine, which is processed chemically to produce heroin and other synthetic opioids for medicinal use and for the illegal drug latex also contains the closely related opiates codeine and thebaine and non Julia Lovell is an author, translator, and academic.

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Given the opportunity, some animals do. His book serves double duty as the chronicle of a con-flicted, modernizing society and a history of drug use—a feat duplicated in Alan Baumler’s study of opium in the Chinese Republic and Robert Stephens’s account of the Hamburg counterculture, Germans on Drugs [4,5].

In good history, everything is connected to everything ://Rudgley, ). Like alcohol, opium and can-nabis spread from east to west and in their wake probably supplanted other, earlier, intoxicants as they themselves were to be eclipsed by the domi-nant drinking complex.

With the present state of knowledge we can only speculate which other psychoactive plants were used in more archaic times. Likely If not for our love for drinking, many state governments in India, especially Kerala, would have struggled to meet their basic objective- doling out salary and pension to their employees, if not

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