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Clearing the air : the rise and fall of smoking in the workplace / Gregory Wood.

Author:
Wood, Gregory (Gregory John) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Ithaca : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description:
viii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 24cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-241) and index.
Contents:
Introduction :nicotine and working-class history -- Reformers, employers, and the dangers of working-class smoking -- Smoking bans and shop floor resistance during the early twentieth century -- Workers, management, and the right to smoke during World War II -- Anti-smoking politics in postwar workplaces -- "Exiled smoking" and the making of smoke-free workplaces -- Organized labor and the problem of "smokers' rights" -- Conclusion : quitting smoking and the endurance of nicotine.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781501704826 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1501704826 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016012389
OCLC:
944957855
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