Journals Higher Education

$20.95

Paperback

Published: 10 March 2016

360 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190495374


Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (03)

Lethal But Legal

Corporations, Consumption, and Protecting Public Health

Nicholas Freudenberg

  • The first trade examination of the relationships between corporations, governments, and public health
  • Highly current, with relevence to current US controversies surrounding obesity, food systems, health care reform, and gun control
  • Local, state, and national examples of affirmative and negative relationships between corporations, governments, and public health
  • Highly referenced case studies of corporations' willful antagonism for public health featuring many of the world's largest companies
  • Tremendous relevance to current topics such as Occupy, social inequality, and corporate misbehavior

New to this Edition:

  • With a new afterword by the author detailing the increasing popular foothold against corporate misbehavior, with additional looks to the future of this movement
Share:

Also of Interest