From the March 1981 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Blame the Job?

Many of these items are contrary to AA philosophy. Their publication here does not mean that the Grapevine endorses or approves them; they are offered solely for your information.

"Occupations in which alcohol is readily available as part of the job, where there is low accountability and high stress may be the interactive breeding ground for alcohol problems," suggest two University of California epidemiologists.

Dr. Kaye Fillmore and Dr. Raul Caetano cited finding of high problem drinking among certain "low status" workers in calling for more research...

-- The Big Issue