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- World Health Organization 2002; US$ 27.00
The Tobacco Atlas is intended for anyone concerned with personal or political health, governance, politics, economics, big business, corporate behaviour, smuggling, tax, religion, internet, allocation of resources, human development and the future. It will be useful for UN agencies, governments and politicians, health officials, the media, researchers,... more...
- World Health Organization 2008; US$ 40.00
WHO has produced a first comprehensive analysis of global tobacco use and control: The WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic, 2008. The report confirms that the global tobacco epidemic is one of the greatest public health threats of modern times, that, left unchecked, could result in one billion deaths in the 21st century. The epidemic is shifting... more...
- World Health Organization 2009; US$ 30.00
In this year's WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic, all data on implementation of the six MPOWER tobacco control measures have been updated through 2008 and additional data have been collected on selected areas. Categories of policy achievement have been refined and, where possible, made consistent with guidelines of the WHO Framework Convention... more...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...