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Environmental Change and Human Health

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Series: CIBA Foundation Symposium Volume: 175

Edited By: Alexander JB Zehnder

300 pages, Figs, tabs, maps

John Wiley & Sons

Hardback | Dec 1993 | #26065 | ISBN: 0471938424
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Presents summaries of foreseeable environmental changes, such as those to climate, sea level and chemical pollution, and their implications for human health.


Partial table of contents:; CO2 and the Greenhouse Effect: Present Assessment and Perspectives (H. Oeschger); Chemical Pollution of the Environment: Past, Present and Future (M. Hoffmann); River Rhine: From Sewer to the Spring of Life (A. Zehnder); Assessing the Greenhouse Effect in Agriculture (R. Rabbinge, et al.); Food Quality and Human Nutrition (W. James); Human Tropical Diseases in a Changing Environment (D. Bradley); Human Respiratory Disease: Environmental Carcinogens and Lung Cancer Risk (J. Kleinjans, et al.); Radiation-Induced Disease (M. Bobrow); Global Epidemiology (P. Elliott); Environmental and Health Problems of Developing Countries (D. Bradley); Evolution and Environmental Change (J. Edwards); Indexes.

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