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Killer Commodities: Public Health and the Corporate Production of Harm (Hardcover)

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By Merrill Singer (Editor), Hans a. Baer (Editor), Roberto Abadie (Contribution by)
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Killer Commodities addresses the impact of harmful products on consumers throughout the world. These case studies highlight the processes of production and marketing of these products, as well as the nature of relevant public health policies.

About the Author


Merrill Singer is a senior researcher at the Center for Health, Intervention and Prevention (CHIP) and a professor in the Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, as well as a research affiliate of the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA) at Yale University. Hans Baer is lecturer in the School of Anthropology, Geography, and Environmental Studies and the Centre for Health and Society at the University of Melbourne

Product Details
ISBN: 9780759109780
ISBN-10: 0759109788
Publisher: Altamira Press
Publication Date: July 1st, 2008
Pages: 438
Language: English