WorldCat Identities

Gerstein, Dean R.

Overview
Works: 39 works in 175 publications in 2 languages and 15,772 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Surveys  Abstracts  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: HV5296, 362.29286
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dean R Gerstein
Alcohol in America : taking action to prevent abuse by Steve Olson( Book )

15 editions published between 1900 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcohol and public policy : beyond the shadow of prohibition by Assembly of Behavioral and Social Sciences (U.S.)( Book )

12 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commonalities in substance abuse and habitual behavior( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behavioral and social science : fifty years of discovery : in commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the "Ogburn report," Recent social trends in the United States by Neil J Smelser( Book )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This commemorative book contains 10 papers that provide a selective sample of behavioral and social science research accomplishments and trends over a 50-year period, and comparisons are made with research presented in the 1933 report, "Recent Social Trends in the United States" (The Ogburn Report). Four chapters in part 1, "Understanding Social Change", highlight advances in theories and methods devoted to social, organizational, and economic change. They include: (1) "The Ogburn Vision Fifty Years Later" (N. Smelser); (2) "Measuring Social Change" (A. Reiss, Jr.); (3) "Uncertainity, Diversity, and Organizational Change" (N. Hannan); and (4) "Macroeconomic Modeling and Forecasting" (L. Klein). Part 2, "Numbers and Decisionmaking", features the increasing use of quantitative concepts and data. It contains: (1) "Public Statistics and Democratic Politics" (K. Prewitt); (2) "Deterrence in Criminology and Social Policy" (H. Ross, G. LaFree); and (3) "Choices, Values, and Frames" (D. Kahneman, A. Tversky). Part 3, "Discovering the Mind at Work", explores the growth of the study of cognition and behavior in: (1) "Changing Views of Cognitive Competence in the Young" (R. Gelman, A. Brown); (2) "Some Developments in Research on Language Behavior" (M. Studdert-Kennedy); and (3) "Visual Perception of Real and Represented Objects and Events" (J. Hochberg). References are included. (Jhp)
The Behavioral and social sciences : achievements and opportunities by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

17 editions published between 1900 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume explores the scientific frontiers and leading edges of research across the fields of anthropology, economics, political science, psychology, sociology, history, business, education, geography, law, and psychiatry, as well as the newer, more specialized areas of artificial intelligence, child development, cognitive science, communications, demography, linguistics, and management and decision science. It includes recommendations concerning new resources, facilities, and programs that may be needed over the next several years to ensure rapid progress and provide a high level of returns to basic research
Preventing drug abuse : what do we know? by National Research Council Staff( Book )

10 editions published between 1900 and 1993 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relationship between family structure and adolescent substance use : by Robert A. Johnson, John P. Hoffmann, Dean R. Gerstein by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prevalence and correlates of treatment for drug problems by Dean R Gerstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This report is the first analysis of the prevalence and correlates of drug treatment in a sample of individuals representing the household population of the United States age [sic] 12 and older, as surveyed in the 1992 and 1993 National Household Surveys on Drug Abuse (NHSDA) ..."
Treating drug problems by D.C.) Institute of Medicine (Washington( Book )

23 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward the prevention of alcohol problems : government, business, and community action by Dean R Gerstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading edges in social and behavioral science( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reduced tar and nicotine cigarettes : smoking behavior and health( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sozialwissenschaften für morgen : Leistungen und Perspektiven( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gambling impact and behavior study : report to the National Gambling Impact Study Commission( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treating drug problems( Book )

9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2006 California problem gambling prevalence survey by Rachel A Volberg( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading edges in the social and behavioral sciences( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the evolution, effectiveness, and financing of public and private drug treatment systems( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treating Drug Problems by Institute of Medicine Staff( )

2 editions published between 1900 and 1991 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alcohol in America : taking action to prevent abuse
Languages
English (142)

German (3)

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Alcohol and public policy : beyond the shadow of prohibitionBehavioral and social science : fifty years of discovery : in commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the "Ogburn report," Recent social trends in the United StatesThe Behavioral and social sciences : achievements and opportunitiesPreventing drug abuse : what do we know?Treating drug problemsTreating drug problemsA study of the evolution, effectiveness, and financing of public and private drug treatment systems