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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Tobacco Atlas, 5th edition, launched at WCTOH

The Tobacco Atlas finds industry tactics are creating a future of missed opportunity to improve global health, wealth, and equality The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition (“The Atlas”), and its companion mobile app and website TobaccoAtlas.org, were unveiled
World Conference on Tobacco OR Health (WCTOH)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:02
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Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming Paperback

tell an important story about the misuse of science to mislead the public on matters ranging from the risks of smoking to the reality of global warming. The people the authors accuse in this carefully documented book are themselves scientists—mostly physi
amazon.com
added Dec 2, 2013 14:00
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[New York] Inside the List

“Humans of New York” ... debut on the hardcover nonfiction list at No. 1 ... interviewing his subjects and including short quotations or anecdotes with their portraits. (“Q. Where are you from? A. Russia. If you see a doctor smoking, he’s from Russia.”)
New York Times
added Oct 25, 2013 13:27
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[North Carolina] Dukes, Durham and tobacco

first coffee table book about Duke Homestead, the state historic site at the tobacco farm that started it all, incorporates all three. "Duke Homestead and the American Tobacco Company" was written by the Duke Homestead Historic Site manager, Jennifer Daw
Durham (NC) Herald Sun
added Sep 3, 2013 00:41
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[Asia, China] In History Departments, It’s Up With Capitalism

Nan Enstad’s book in progress, “The Jim Crow Cigarette: Following Tobacco Road From North Carolina to China and Back,” examines how Southern tobacco workers, and Southern racial ideology, helped build the Chinese cigarette industry in the early 20th centu
New York Times
added Apr 7, 2013 10:17
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[New Jersey] Cipollone v. Liggett Group: Suing Tobacco Companies

Landmark Supreme Court Cases
Enslow Publishers, Inc.
added Nov 27, 2009 00:00
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Consumer Perception of Product Risks and Benefits

This book reflects the current thinking and research on how consumers’ perception of product risks and benefits affects their behavior. It provides the scientific, regulatory and industrial research community with a conceptual and methodological referenc
Springer Science+Business Media
added Jul 11, 2017 21:44
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NUTTYCOMBE: The memories that tobacco evokes

At her funeral, we emptied cartons of her unsmoked cigarettes into a basket and set it next to the guest book, with an invitation to pick up a coffin nail in Mom’s honor...I do sometimes miss the smell of secondhand smoke. It smells like home.
Washington Post
added Jan 28, 2017 21:11
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: When industry-sponsored research is on the nose

Bero’s contributions have recently been supplemented by Nicholas Freudeberg’s Lethal but legal (2014) and a book just published ...Peter Adams, Moral Jeopardy: Risks of accepting money from the Alcohol, tobacco and gambling industries (Cambridge Universit
The Conversation (au)
added Aug 19, 2016 19:04
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Lenny Dykstra Crawls from a Hole He Joyfully Dug for Himself

It is apparently a formula for success. The book, with its cover photograph of Dykstra looking like a jack-o’-lantern with a chaw of tobacco in its right cheek, will rank No. 11 on the July 17 New York Times nonfiction best-seller list.
New York Times
added Jul 9, 2016 21:39
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