Princeton University Library Catalog

Lead wars : the politics of science and the fate of America's children / Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner.

Author:
Markowitz, Gerald E. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Berkeley : University of California Press ; New York : Milbank Memorial Fund, c2013.
Description:
xxii, 298 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • California/Milbank books on health and the public ; 24. [More in this series]
  • California/Milbank books on health and the public ; 24
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
From personal tragedy to public health crisis -- Peeling the onion : new layers of the lead problem -- The contentious meaning of low-level exposures -- The rise of public health pragmatism -- Controlled poison -- Research on trial -- Lead poisoning and the courts -- A plague on all our houses.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780520273252 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0520273257 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2012042916
OCLC:
814440843
Other standard number:
  • 40021981163
Related name:
RCP:
C - S