Killer Commodities: Public Health and the Corporate Production of Harm
Merrill Singer, Hans A. Baer
Rowman Altamira, Aug 15, 2008 - Social Science - 438 pages
Killer Commodities enters the increasingly heated debate regarding consumer culture with a critical examination of the relationship between corporate production of goods for profit and for public health. This collection analyzes the nature and public health impact of a 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.
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