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Tobacco and the Third World tomorrow"s epidemic? : a War on Want investigation into the production, promotion, and use of tobacco in the developing countries by Mike Muller

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Published by War on Want in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Developing countries.

Subjects:

  • Tobacco industry -- Developing countries.,
  • Public health -- Developing countries.,
  • Tobacco use.,
  • Advertising -- Cigarettes -- Developing countries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 104-105.

Other titlesTomorrow"s epidemic?
Statementby Mike Muller.
ContributionsWar on Want (Organization)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9130.5 .M82
The Physical Object
Pagination110 p., plate :
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4476833M
ISBN 10090599003X
LC Control Number79304499

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(PDF) Tobacco and the Third World: Tomorrow's Epidemic | Mike Muller - This popular report was one of the first to document the efforts of the multinational tobacco corporations to promote their products in developing countries - and the health and other implications of their efforts. Tobacco and the Third World: tomorrow's epidemic?: a War on Want investigation into the production, promotion, and use of tobacco in the developing countries Author: Mike Muller ; War on Want . Tobacco and the Third World: tomorrow's epidemic?: a War on Want investigation into the production, promotion, and use of tobacco in the developing countries / by Mike Muller War on Want London Australian/Harvard Citation. Muller, Mike. & War on Want (Organization). Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (M), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

World Health Stat Q. ; 41 ()– Tessier JF, Freour P, Crofton J, Kombou L. Smoking habits and attitudes of medical students towards smoking and antismoking campaigns in fourteen European countries. Eur J Epidemiol. Sep; 5 (3)– Summerfield D. Western economics and Third World health. Lancet. The Challenges Facing Third World Countries in Banning Tobacco. By Muula, Adamson S. Read preview. Article excerpt. Tobacco is one of the most common hazardous drugs and is widely available in almost all countries. The harmful effects of tobacco are only too common and are well known to all public health workers: tobacco smoking is responsible. The Tobacco Atlas — a partnership between the American Cancer Society, Inc. and Vital Strategies — is a free online resource and companion book that map the nature and magnitude of the tobacco epidemic and chart a course toward clear, proven solutions. Tobacco control in the Third World. Penang, Malaysia: International Organization of Consumer Unions, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Simon Chapman; Wai Leng Wong; International Organization of Consumers' Unions.

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