Tobacco, 1st Edition

  • Arlene Hirschfelder
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  • ISBN-10: 0313358095
  • ISBN-13: 9780313358098
  • DDC: 362.29
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 264 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Demography of tobacco users -- Tobacco use, health risks, and disease -- Public health and tobacco -- U.S. Surgeons General, tobacco, and public health -- Tobacco advertising and health -- Tobacco excise taxation and health policy -- Filtered ("low-tar/nicotine") cigarettes, advertising, and health risks -- The Food and Drug Administration, tobacco regulation, and health -- Preventing/reducing tobacco use by children and teens -- Environmental tobacco smoke and health risks

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Series Foreword.
1: Overview.
2: Demography of Tobacco Users.
3: Tobacco Use, Health Risks, and Disease.
4: Public Health and Tobacco.
5: U.S. Surgeons General, Tobacco, and Public Health.
6: Tobacco Advertising and Health.
7: Controversies and Issues.
8: Tobacco Excise Taxation and Health Policy.
9: Filtered (“Low-Tar/Nicotine”) Cigarettes, Advertising, and Health Risks.
10: The Food and Drug Administration, Tobacco Regulation, and Health.
11: Preventing/Reducing Tobacco Use by Children and Teens.
12: Environmental Tobacco Smoke and Health Risks.
13: References and Resources.
Timeline of Tobacco Use and Health.
Annotated Primary Source Documents.
Further Reading.
About the Author.