The Politics of Asbestos: "Understandings of Risk, Disease and Protest"

The Politics of Asbestos: "Understandings of Risk, Disease and Protest"

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Around the world, asbestos-related diseases are on the increase. Meanwhile, in many newly-industrialising and developing countries, asbestos use continues unabated. This book, based on anthropological fieldwork in the UK, India and South Africa, explores people's understandings of their illness, risk, compensation and regulation, contrasting these personal and community narratives with formal medical and legal understandings. Linda Waldman shows how the domination… (more)

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Publisher: Routledge (August 21, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 1.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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