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Deceit and Denial

The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution

by Gerald Markowitz

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chemical pollution,
  • Iron, steel & metals industries,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Medical,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Toxicology,
  • Medical / General,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • United States - General,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Environmental health,
  • Factory and trade waste,
  • Pollution,
  • Social aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9448429M
    ISBN 100520217497
    ISBN 109780520217492

    Get this from a library! Deceit and denial: the deadly politics of industrial pollution. [Gerald E Markowitz; David Rosner; Charles E Rosenberg; Milbank Memorial Fund,] -- Deceit and denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers. Deceit and Denial is an exceptionally well researched book that lays bare the astounding extent of American corporate and political malfeasance with regard to industrial pollution in the 20th century, specifically focusing on the lead, chemical, and .

      ABSTRACT. Deceit and Denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers. Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and uncovered . Denial and deception (D&D) is a Western theoretical framework for conceiving and analyzing military intelligence techniques pertaining to secrecy and deception. Originating in the s, it is roughly based on the more pragmatic Soviet practices of maskirovka (which preceded the D&D conceptualization by decades) but it has a more theoretical approach compared to the latter.

    Denial and deception is not just a traditional military activity that seeks to confuse the tactical military commander on the battlefield. On the contrary, the case of Iraq, denial and deception. What distinguishes Deceit and Denial is the authors' unprecedented access to internal company files. Indeed, as many scholars who do litigation support can testify, the discovery process in civil lawsuits has provided a small coterie of researchers extraordinary access to company documents.


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Deceit and Denial is an exceptionally well researched book that lays bare the astounding extent of American corporate and political malfeasance with regard to industrial pollution in the 20th century, specifically focusing on the lead, chemical, and plastics industries/5(12).

Deceit and Denial chronicles the history of poisoning by environmental lead and vinyl chloride. Parts of the stories have been told before, but recent litigation has forced thousands of once-secret industry documents into the open, revealing long-standing conspiracies to conceal evidence of the hazards of these two agents from the American public/5(10).

Deceit and Denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers.

Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and uncovered a bruising story of cynical a/5. About the Book. Deceit and Denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers.

Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and uncovered. Deceit and Denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers.

Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and uncovered a bruising story of cynical. Readable, ground-breaking, and revelatory, Deceit and Denial provides crucial answers to questions of dangerous environmental degradation, escalating corporate greed, and governmental disregard for its citizens' safety and : University of California Press.

Deceit and Denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and : $ Synopsis.

"Deceit and Denial "details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers. Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and uncovered a bruising.

Book Description. Deceit and Denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers.

Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped.

"Deceit and Denial" details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers.

Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and Reviews: 8.

Deceit and denial: the deadly politics of industrial pollution User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. This is a historical account of corporate control of the lead, plastics, and petroleum. Deceit and denial: the deadly politics of industrial pollution User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict This is a historical account of corporate control of the lead, plastics, and petroleum.

Deceit and Denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers.

Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and uncovered a bruising 5/5. Readable, ground-breaking, and revelatory, Deceit and Denial provides crucial answers to questions of dangerous environmental degradation, escalating corporate greed, and governmental disregard for.

Book Description: Deceit and Denialdetails the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers.

Gerald Markowitz and David Rosner pursued evidence steadily and relentlessly, interviewed the important players, investigated untapped sources, and uncovered a bruising. Readable, ground-breaking, and revelatory, Deceit and Denial provides crucial answers to questions of dangerous environmental degradation, escalating corporate greed, and governmental disregard for its citizens' safety and health.

Book Overview "Deceit and Denial "details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers. Deceit and Denial is a real public service in reminding all of us that fundamental to protecting our air, water, and the health of our communities and families is the public's right to knowCarol M.

Browner, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency, /5(57). Book synopsis: Deceit and Denial The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution California/Milbank reviews on Health and the Public review But if youd like to make lots of money as an e-book author.

Readable, ground-breaking, and revelatory, Deceit and Denial provides crucial answers to questions of dangerous environmental degradation, escalating corporate greed, and governmental disregard for its citizens' safety and health.5/5. Insofar as Deceit and Denial is a book about the genesis of regulation of industry through the rise of activist scientists, Markowitz and Rosner themselves represent a new breed of historian.Deceit and denial: the deadly politics of industrial pollution.

[Gerald E Markowitz; David Rosner] -- Deceit and denial details the attempts by the chemical and lead industries to deceive Americans about the dangers that their deadly products present to workers, the public, and consumers. This book reveals for the first time the public.

Book Review | May 01 Deceit and Denial: The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution Craig Colten. Craig Colten Louisiana State University. Search for other works by this author on: This Site.

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