Fake Silk

Author: Paul David Blanc
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300224885
Size: 19.52 MB
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Deeply researched and boldly presented, this book brings to light an industrial hazard whose egregious history ranks with those of asbestos, lead, and mercury.

Fake Silk

Author: Paul David Blanc
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300204663
Size: 32.65 MB
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Deeply researched and boldly presented, this book brings to light an industrial hazard whose egregious history ranks with those of asbestos, lead, and mercury.

The Argumentative Turn In Policy Analysis

Author: Sven Ove Hansson
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319305492
Size: 34.34 MB
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The first part of the work explores how to deal in a systematic way with decision-making when there may be plural perspectives on the decision problem, along with unknown consequences of what we do.

Banned

Author: Frederick Rowe Davis
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030021037X
Size: 42.98 MB
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Rachel Carson’s eloquent book Silent Spring stands as one of the most important books of the twentieth century and inspired important and long-lasting changes in environmental science and government policy.

How Everyday Products Make People Sick

Author: Paul D. Blanc
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520248821
Size: 34.25 MB
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“A superb tool for making our homes, finally, a safe place to raise children.”—Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., author of Crimes Against Nature and St. Francis of Assisi. “This is the work of a lifetime, one sure to be a classic for future ...

Love Canal

Author: Richard S. Newman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262842
Size: 41.26 MB
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Historian Richard S. Newman examines the Love Canal crisis through the area's broader landscape, detailing the way this ever-contentious region has been used, altered, and understood from the colonial era to the present day.

Toxic Bodies

Author: Nancy Langston
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300162995
Size: 15.91 MB
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In this gripping exploration, Nancy Langston shows how these chemicals have penetrated into every aspect of our bodies and ecosystems, yet the U.S. government has largely failed to regulate them and has skillfully manipulated scientific ...

Dangerous Trade

Author: Christopher Sellers
Publisher: Temple University Press
ISBN: 1439904707
Size: 27.37 MB
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The essays in Dangerous Trade provide an unprecedented broad perspective of the dangers stirred up by industrial activity across the globe, as well as the voices rasied to remedy them.

The Vulva

Author: Miranda A. Farage
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420005318
Size: 67.11 MB
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Addressing common misconceptions concerning the dermatologic composition and assessment of vulvular skin, this book is a unique compilation of current research and information on the anatomy, physiology, toxicology, microbiology, and ...

Encyclopedia Of 20th Century Technology

Author: Colin Hempstead
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135455503
Size: 31.53 MB
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Comprising 395 essays arranged alphabetically, mostly on individual objects, artefacts, techniques, and products, this is an up-to-date work of reference for all those involved in teaching or researching the history of twentieth-century ...