A Question Of Intent

Author: David Kessler
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786731028
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In this book he tells for the first time the thrilling detective story of how the underdog FDA—while safeguarding the nation's food, drugs, and blood supply—finally decided to take on one of the world's most powerful opponents, and how ...

A Question Of Intent

Author: David A. Kessler
Publisher: PublicAffairs
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The former head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration recounts his investigation into the inner workings of the tobacco industry, revealing how tobacco companies hid the truth about the health risks of smoking for decades.

Wie Navy Seals Dem Tod Entrinnen

Author: Clint Emerson
Publisher: Riva Verlag
ISBN: 3959712480
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Clint Emerson hat in seinem Bestseller die 100 wichtigsten Techniken zusammengestellt, die bei allen nur denkbaren Bedrohungsszenarien sicherstellen, dass man ungeschoren davonkommt, z.B.: ·Wie Sie einen Amoklauf überleben ·Wie Sie einen ...

Die Machiavellis Der Wissenschaft Das Netzwerk Des Leugnens

Author: Erik M. Conway
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527412115
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Stanton A. Glantz u. a., Tobacco Industry Sociological Programs to Influence
Public Beliefs About Smoking, Social Sciences and Medicine 66, Nr. 4 (Februar
2008) 970–981. David A. Kessler, A Question of Intent: A Great American Battle
with a Deadly Industry (New York: Public Affairs, 2002); Brandt, The Cigarette
Century; Rampton and Stauber, Trust Us, We're Experts!; Thomas O. McGarity,
Wendy Wagner, Bending Science: How Special Interests Corrupt Public Health
Research ...

Peddling Poison

Author: Clete Snell
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275982393
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The Tobacco Industry and Kids Clete Snell. 3 The FDA Investigation of Big
Tobacco ... Dr. Kessler's primary goal when taking his new position was to make
the agency a strong regulator—to vigorously enforce the nation's food and drug
laws. He had no intention of taking on the ... information for this chapter comes
from David Kessler's book A Question of Intent: A Great American Battle with a
Deadly Industry.1 CAN THE FDA REGULATE TOBACCO? The decision to
regulate tobacco ...

Drug Use Policy And Management

Author: Richard Isralowitz
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780865693333
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Clearly, the tobacco industry built an impenetrable infrastructure that remained a
bulwark for years against challenges to their products no matter how harmful to
the health of individuals and their families. Reasons why and how this substance
remained relatively unscathed or immune lie in the realm of economics and
politics as pointed out by David Kessler in his book A Question of Intent: A Great
American Battle with a Deadly Industry.77 It seemed this industry did nothing by
accident ...

Social Medicine In The 21st Century

Author: Samuel Barrack
Publisher: iMedPub
ISBN: 1461096138
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Kessler DA (2002) A question of intent: A great American battle with a deadly
industry. New York: Public Affairs Press. 492 p. 44. Brownell K, Horgen KB (2004)
Food fight. New York: McGraw-Hill. 356 p. 45. Ball M (1998 February 13)
Brownell calls for food tax to fight epidemic. Yale Herald. Available: http:⁄⁄www.
yaleherald.com/archive/ xxv/2.13.98/news/brownell.html. Accessed 5 September
2006. 46. Jacobson M (2000) Obesity in America: Inevitable? Nutrition Action

Up In Smoke

Author: Martha A. Derthick
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1483304647
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1. See David Kessler's gratuitous reference to the use of the term “nigger
farmhand” by the widow of Lloyd Vernon Jones, the farmer who had grown the
experimental tobacco Y-1 for Brown & Williamson. Kessler, A Question of Intent:
A Great American Battle with a Deadly Industry (New York: Public Affairs, 2001),
221. 2. Alan Marsh, “Tax and Spend: A Policy to Help Poor Smokers,” Tobacco
Control 6, no. 1 (spring 1997): 5. See also Alan J. Flint and Thomas E. Novotny, “
Poverty Status ...