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  • WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic 2013by World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2013; US$ 36.00

    This report WHO's fourth in the series provides a country-level examination ofthe global tobacco epidemic and identifiescountries that have applied selectedmeasures for reducing tobacco use. Fiveyears ago WHO introduced the MPOWERmeasures as a practical cost-effective wayto scale up implementation of specificprovisions of the WHO FCTC on the ground.... more...

  • Women and Smoking in America, 1880-1950by Kerry Segrave

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2005; US$ 39.95

    During the last 20 years of the 19th century, cigarette smoking was transformed from a lower-class habit to a favored form of tobacco use for men and practically the only form available to women. The trend continued to grow through the 1950s, when smoking was a significant part of America's social fabric for both men and women. This social history... more...

  • Smokingby Bernard Mausner; Ellen S. Platt; Arnold P. Goldstein; Leonard Krasner

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Smoking: A Behavioral Analysis is written by two experimental social psychologists. It focuses on the psychological aspect of smoking and the effects that role-playing has on it. Comprised of two parts, the first part deals with the reasons that people begin and continue smoking, the environmental and intra-individual support for smoking, the relationship... more...

  • Lighting Upby Mimi Nichter

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 22.10

    While the past 40 years have seen significant declines in adult smoking, this is not the case among young adults, who have the highest prevalence of smoking of all other age groups. At a time when just about everyone knows that smoking is bad for you, why do so many college students smoke? Is it a short lived phase or do they continue throughout the... more...

  • Cigarette Warsby Cassandra Tate

    Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 43.99

    Cigarette Wars is a meticulously researched, engagingly written history of the first anti-cigarette movement, dating from the Victorian Age to the Great Depression, when cigarettes were both legally restricted and socially stigmatized in America. At that time, progressive reformers and religious fundamentalists came together to curb smoking, but... more...

  • Public Health Advocacy and Tobacco Controlby Simon Chapman

    Wiley 2008; US$ 79.99

    Simon Chapman is one of the world's leading advocates for tobacco control, having won the coveted Luther Terry and WHO medals. His experience straddles 30 years of activism, highly original research and analysis, having run advocacy training on every continent and editing the British Medical Journal's Tobacco Control research journal. In this often... more...

  • Tobacco Useby R.C. Jiloha

    New Age International Pvt. Ltd., Publishers 2008; US$ 50.00

    About the Book: Smoking is injurious to health. It has been estimated that about 1.3 billion are addicted to smoking and unless steps are taken to make people aware of the growing menace, 650 million people are likely to die prematurely due to the extensive use of tobacco. The book, Tobacco Use: Health and Behaviour, in twelve chapters, deals with... more...

  • Peddling Poison: The Tobacco Industry and Kidsby Clete Snell

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 64.00

    The social acceptance of tobacco use obscures the fact that it is the single greatest preventable cause of death in the U.S., and approximately 80% of those who use tobacco products began using them before the age of 18. Indeed, tobacco companies in the past routinely targeted youth in their marketing and advertising, hoping to hook kids young and... more...

  • Tobacco Control in Africaby Jeffrey Drope

    Anthem Press 2011; US$ 99.00

    This collection is an important contribution to the literature on global public health and international development, featuring the  most comprehensive evidence-based analysis of tobacco policy in the African region. more...

  • Rauchfrei in 5 Wochenby Ernest Groman; Astrid Tröstl

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 19.99

    Rauchen ist out ? aber für viele Raucher nicht einfach abzustellen Gehören auch Sie zu den Menschen, die schon öfter darüber nachgedacht haben, etwas an Ihrem Rauchen zu verändern? Und fallen auch Ihnen Gründe ein, warum Sie es doch nicht tun? Oder können Sie ? auf Ihr Rauchen angesprochen ? etliche Geschichten über das Rauchen erzählen (?Abruptes... more...