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Merchants of Doubt - Book
Merchants of Doubt - Book
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Product Code: OB0695

Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues
from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming

MOD tells the controversial story of how a loose-knit group of high-level
scientists and scientific advisers, with deep connections in politics and
industry, ran effective campaigns to mislead the public and deny
well-established scientific knowledge over four decades. The same individuals
who claim the science of global warming is "not settled" have also denied the
truth about studies linking smoking to lung cancer, coal smoke to acid rain, and
CFCs to the ozone hole. "Doubt is our product," wrote one tobacco executive.
These "experts" supplied it.

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