Global Tobacco Control : Power, Policy, Governance and Transfer
By: Cairney, Paul, Dr.
Contributor(s): Studlar, Donley T | Mamudu, Hadii M.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011Description: 1 online resource (299 p.).ISBN: 9780230361249.Subject(s): POLITICAL SCIENCE / Globalization | POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy | Tobacco industry - Government policy | Tobacco use - Government policyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Global Tobacco Control : Power, Policy, Governance and TransferDDC classification: 362.2966 LOC classification: HD9130.6 | C357 2011Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
|Item type||Current location||Call number||URL||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Electronic Book||UT Tyler Online Online||HD9130.6 C357 2011 (Browse shelf)||http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=832196||Available||EBL832196|
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.
Description based upon print version of record.