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Deceit and Denial : the Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution

Label
Deceit and Denial : the Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution
Title
Deceit and Denial
Title remainder
the Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deceit and Denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers. Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and uncovered a bruising story of cynical and cruel disregard for health and human rights. This resulting exposé is full of startling revelations, provocative arguments, and disturbing conclusions--all based on remarkable research and information gleaned from s
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Markowitz, Gerald
Dewey number
  • 363.731
  • 615.9/02
  • 615.902
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA566 .M265 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2014 N-208
  • WA 11.1
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Rosner, David
Series statement
California/Milbank Books on Health and the Public
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  • Environmental health
  • Factory and trade waste
  • Pollution
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Industry
  • Disclosure
  • Lead Poisoning
  • Vinyl Chloride
  • History, 20th Century
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • Environmental health
  • Factory and trade waste
  • Pollution
Label
Deceit and Denial : the Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Industry's Child; 1. The House of the Butterflies: Lead Poisoning among Workers and Consumers; 2. A Child Lives in a Lead World; 3. Cater to the Children: The Promotion of White Lead; 4· Old Poisons, New Problems; 5· Better Living through Chemistry?; 6. Evidence of an Illegal Conspiracy by Industry; 7· Damn Liars; 8. OL' Man River or Cancer Alley?; 9· A Hazy Mixture: Science, Civil Rights, Pollution, and Politics; 10. Science and Prudent Public Policy; Conclusion; Epilogue; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G
  • HI; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
827623253
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (443 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520954960
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt7x5zv8
  • 8cd053c2-a5aa-4300-b8ef-0c7875f6b35e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827623253
Label
Deceit and Denial : the Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Industry's Child; 1. The House of the Butterflies: Lead Poisoning among Workers and Consumers; 2. A Child Lives in a Lead World; 3. Cater to the Children: The Promotion of White Lead; 4· Old Poisons, New Problems; 5· Better Living through Chemistry?; 6. Evidence of an Illegal Conspiracy by Industry; 7· Damn Liars; 8. OL' Man River or Cancer Alley?; 9· A Hazy Mixture: Science, Civil Rights, Pollution, and Politics; 10. Science and Prudent Public Policy; Conclusion; Epilogue; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G
  • HI; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
827623253
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (443 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520954960
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt7x5zv8
  • 8cd053c2-a5aa-4300-b8ef-0c7875f6b35e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827623253

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