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Risk Versus Risk: Tradeoffs in Protecting Health and the Environment

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Edited By: John D Graham and Jonathan Baert Wiener

337 pages, Figs, tabs

Harvard University Press

Hardback | Dec 1995 | #47033 | ISBN: 0674773047
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About this book

Foreword by Sunstein,(CR). Centred around nine case studies, this book examines the suspicions that efforts to protect the environment actually make things worse.


Contents

Confronting risk tradeoffs, John D. Graham and Jonathan Baert Wiener; estrogen therapy for menopause, Evridiki Hatziandreu et al; clozapine therapy for schizophrenia, Miriam E. Adams et al; licensing the elderly driver, Constance Williams and John D. Graham; saving gasoline and lives, John D. Graham; eating fish, Paul D. Anderson and Jonathan Baert Wiener; seeking safe drinking water, Susan W. Putnam and Jonathan Baert Wiener; recycling lead, Katherine Walker and Jonathan Baert Wiener; regulating pesticides, George M. Gray and John D. Graham; protecting the global environment, Jonathan Baert Wiener; resolving risk tradeoffs, Jonathan Baert Wiener and John D. Graham.

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