We examined the tobacco industry's new strategy to defeat and then repeal tobacco control ordinances in California and the efforts of health professionals to pass and defend these ordinances.
Case studies were conducted in California communities in 1991 and 1992, using published reports, public documents, attendance at public meetings, and interviews.
The tobacco industry is spending millions of dollars to intervene in California communities to oppose legislation protecting nonsmokers from secondhand smoke.
The tobacco industry has moved beyond organizing smokers to use professional public affairs and political campaign firms to defeat or weaken local tobacco control ordinances.
Mots-clés Pascal : Homme, Industrie agricole, Tabac, Californie, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Stratégie entreprise, Législation
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Human, Agricultural industry, Tobacco, California, United States, North America, America, Firm strategy, Legislation
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0593396
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.