Cairney, Paul, Dr.

Global Tobacco Control : Power, Policy, Governance and Transfer - Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. - 1 online resource (299 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Abbreviations; Preface and Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Political Science and Tobacco Policy; Chapter 2 Theories of Policy Change; Chapter 3 The Global Policy Context; Chapter 4 European Countries and the EU; Chapter 5 The UK: A Case Study; Chapter 6 The United States; Chapter 7 Other Advanced Industrial Countries; Chapter 8 Tobacco Control Policymaking in Developing Regions; Chapter 9 The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC); Chapter 10 Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index

The first major book by political scientists explaining global tobacco control policy. It identifies a history of minimal tobacco control then charts the extent to which governments have regulated tobacco in the modern era. It identifies major policy change from the post-war period and uses theories of public policy to help explain the change.

9780230361249 100 (NL)


POLITICAL SCIENCE / Globalization.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy.
Tobacco industry - Government policy.
Tobacco use - Government policy.


Electronic books.

HD9130.6 / C357 2011

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