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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Phantom risk : scientific inference and the law /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Foster, Kenneth R.
Bernstein, David E.
Huber, Peter W.
Publisher MIT Press,
Year Published 1993
OCLC Number 27014073
ISBN 0262061562
Subjects Science and law ; Torts ; Causation ; Risk ; Risk Factors ; Science ; Jurisprudence ; Environmental Exposure
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJER RISK K487.S3P43 1993 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 10/14/1994
Collation x, 457 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Weak magnetic fields : a cancer connection? / Kenneth R. Foster -- Spermicides and birth defects / James L. Mills -- Bendectin and the language of causation / Louis Lasagna and Sheila R. Shulman -- Miscarriage and video display terminals : an update / Kenneth R. Foster -- Environmental pollution and cancer : some misconceptions / Bruce N. Ames and Lois Swirsky Gold -- Asbestos : the hazard, the risk, and public policy / Ralph D'Agostino, Jr., and Richard Wilson -- The human health effects of polychlorinated biphenyls / Renate D. Kimbrough -- Trichloroethylene : toxicology and epidemiology : a critical review of the literature / Rudolph J. Jaeger and Arlene L. Weiss -- Dioxin : perceptions, estimates, and measures / Michael Gough -- The Three Mile Island nuclear accident and public health consequences / George K. Tokuhata. The fallout controversy / Ralph E. Lapp -- The saga of Fernald / Bernard L. Cohen -- Trauma and cancer / Marvin M. Romsdahl -- Chemical pollutants and "multiple chemical sensitivities" / Michael I. Luster, Gary J. Rosenthal, and Dori R. Germolec -- Immunological laboratory tests : a critique of the Alcolac decision / Richard S. Cornfeld and Stuart F. Schlossman.