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.

Details

Subject(s)
Related name
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.
ISBN
  • 9780520273252 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0520273257 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2012042916
OCLC
814440843
Other standard number
  • 40021981163
RCP
C - S