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Published by Sierra Club Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cancer -- Prevention,
  • Environmentally induced diseases,
  • Cancer -- Prevention -- Political aspects,
  • Carcinogens

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSamuel S. Epstein.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC268 .E67
The Physical Object
Pagination583 p. ;
Number of Pages583
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4714777M
ISBN 10087156193X
LC Control Number78000985

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Note: In this book, 15 cancer doctors share the details of their treatment protocols and answer difficult questions about physician is given their own chapter. The page you are viewing contains sample material; to read the rest of the book, you can place your order for the book from the publisher, Amazon, or Barnes & can also buy the Kindle Edition. This book also provides a practical road map for personal and political opportunities for turning the tide of the modern cancer epidemic." Devra Lee Davis, Ph.D., M.P.H., World Resources Institute, Washington, D.C.   Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a Author: Anthony B. Miller. Dr. Ralph Moss gained credibility by writing 8 books, including "The Cancer Industry", a documented research work which exposes the enormous financial and political corruption in the "cancer establishment". He shows that the motivating forces in cancer research and treatment are often power and money, and not always the cure of cancer patients.

  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The politics of cancer by Samuel S. Epstein, , Anchor Press edition, in English - Rev. and expanded by: The politics of cancer. July ; Theory and and Greenberg has written a new afterword taking account of recent developments in the politics of science. "[A] book of . "The Politics of Cancer" explained how exposure to environmental and occupational carcinogens causes cancer. Yet they're avoidable because safe substitutes exist. Nonetheless, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and American Cancer Society (ACS) - groups Epstein calls "the cancer establishment" - ignore preventable causes, searching for non-existant magic bullet cures. "The Politics of Cancer Revisited," by internationally renowned authority on cancer causes and preventions, Samuel S. Epstein, M.D., backed by meticulous documentation, charges that the cancer establishment remains myopically fixated on damage control--diagnosis and treatment, and basic genetic research with, not always benign, indifference to cancer prevention research/5.