Required reading for anyone wishing to be conversant with tobacco control policy, the book is edited by Kenneth E. Warner-dean of the School of Public Health at the University of Michigan and a leading tobacco policy researcher-who leads with an overview of the field. Warner's overview is supported by reprints of some of the field's most significant articles, written by leading scholars and practitioners. The topics discussed are:* Taxation and Price* Clean Indoor Air Laws* Advertising, Ad Bans, and Counteradvertising* Possession, Use, and Purchase (PUP) Laws and Sales to Minors* Cessation Policy* Comprehensive State Laws
Kenneth E. Warner, Ph.D. (volume editor) is dean and Avedis Donabedian Distinguished University Professor of Public Health, at the School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Warner is also director, University of Michigan Tobacco Research Network. Stephen L. Isaacs, J.D. (general series editor) is a partner in Isaacs/Jellinek, a San Francisco-based consulting firm, and president of Health Policy Associates, Inc. James R. Knickman, Ph.D. (general series editor) served as vice president for research and evaluation at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation during the time that this book was developed and edited. He is currently the president and chief executive officer of the New York State Health Foundation.
Release date NZ
October 31st, 2006
Edited by Kenneth E. Warner
Foreword by Risa Lavizzo-Mourey
Series edited by James R. Knickman
Series edited by Stephen L. Isaacs