Cover image for Smoking
Title:
Smoking
Author:
Egendorf, Laura K., 1973-
Publication Information:
Detroit : Greenhaven Press, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
134 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Smoking causes serious health problems / American Cancer Society -- Secondhand smoke is dangerous / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- The dangers of secondhand smoke have been exaggerated / Michael Siegel -- Smokeless tobacco is a safer alternative / James B. Gelfand -- Smokeless tobacco is unsafe / Matthew L. Myers -- Several factors cause adolescent smoking / Clete Snell -- Movies encourage teenagers to smoke / Smoke Free Movies -- Movies do not encourage teenagers to smoke / Jacob Sullum -- Advertising encourages teenagers to smoke / John Diconsiglio -- Anti-smoking advertising can reduce teenage smoking / Karen H. Smith and Mary Ann Stutts -- Cigarette taxes reduce smoking rates / Eric Lindblom -- Smokefree policies are effective / American Lung Association -- Anti-smoking policies are unfair and ineffective / Maureen Martin and Joseph L. Bast -- Restrictions on cigarette advertising and warning labels can help reduce smoking -- Rates / David T. Levy, Frank Chaloupka, and Joseph Gitchell -- Congress should not regulate cigarette advertising and products / Robert A. Levy.
ISBN:
9780737724202
Format :
Book