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Peter Boyle, Nigel Gray, Jack Henningfield, John Seffrin, and Witold Zatonski

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780199566655

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566655.001.0001

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In their own words: an epoch of deceit and deception

In their own words: an epoch of deceit and deception

(p.57) Chapter 5 In their own words: an epoch of deceit and deception

Channing Robertson

Richard Hurt

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This chapter illustrates the tobacco industry's efforts over the last fifty years to deceive the public against the adverse health effects of smoking and the fact that nicotine was a drug or that it was addictive. It presents in chronological order, the industry commentary, some public, but most secret.

Keywords:   tobacco industry, adverse effects, cigarette smoking, nicotine, addiction

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