Killer Commodities: Public Health and the Corporate Production of Harm

Front Cover
Merrill Singer, Hans A. Baer
AltaMira Press, 2009 - Health & Fitness - 428 pages
0 Reviews
"Killer Commodities enters the increasingly heated debate regarding consumer culture with a critical examination of the relationship between public health and the corporate production of goods for profit. This collection analyzes the nature and public health impact of o wide range of dangerous commercial products from around the world, and it addresses the question of how policies should be changed to better protect the public, workers, and the environment."--BOOK JACKET.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

About the author (2009)

Merrill Singer is a senior researcher at the Center for Health, Intervention and Prevention (CHIP) and a professor in the Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, as well as a research affiliate of the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA) at Yale University.

Hans Baer is lecturer in the School of Anthropology, Geography, and Environmental Studies and the Centre for Health and Society at the University of Melbourne

Bibliographic information