Identity refusal: Distancing from non-drinking in a drinking culture

Banister, E., Piacentini, M.G. and Grimes, A. (2019) Identity refusal: Distancing from non-drinking in a drinking culture. Sociology, 53 (4). pp. 744-761. ISSN 0038-0385



  • Banister, E.
  • Piacentini, M.G.
  • Grimes, A.
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Keywords: abstention; alcohol; consumption; identity; non-drinkers; nothing; omission
  • Published (online): 7 January 2019
  • Published: 1 August 2019
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Sheffield University Management School
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2020 13:27
Last Modified: 09 Jul 2020 13:27
Status: Published
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Refereed: Yes
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