000 01475nam a2200301 a 4500
001 2003013581
003 DLC
005 20120821190336.0
008 030612s2004 dcua b 000 0 eng
010 _a 2003013581
020 _a1891853562
037 _aRenouf Publishing Company Limited, 12/07/07, 28.17
040 _aDLC
_beng
_cDLC
_dDLC
_dCaNBFL
042 _apcc
050 0 0 _aRA427.3
_b.M39 2004
082 0 0 _a610 M476
091 _ajmwd
100 1 _aMazur, Allan.
245 1 0 _aTrue warnings and false alarms :
_bevaluating fears about the health risks of technology, 1948-1971 /
_cAllan Mazur.
260 _aWashington, D. C. :
_bResources for the Future,
_cc2004.
300 _aviii, 191 p. :
_bill. ;
_c23 cm.
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 167-179) and index.
505 0 _aTrue warnings and false alarms -- Technology as friend and sometime foe: 1900-1947 -- Lawless's era: 1948-1971 -- Why experts in technical controversies disagree -- Evaluating the lawless warnings: true or false? -- Coding the cases -- Hallmarks of true and false alarms -- Hindsight and foresight.
650 0 _aHealth risk assessment
_xHistory
_y20th century.
856 4 2 _3Contributor biographical information
_uhttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/bios/jhu051/2003013581.html
856 4 2 _3Publisher description
_uhttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/jhu051/2003013581.html
856 4 1 _3Table of contents
_uhttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip045/2003013581.html
999 _c33357
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