The Global Tobacco Epidemic and the Law

Andrew D. Mitchell (Editor), Tania Voon (Editor)

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Tobacco use represents a critical global health challenge. The World Health Organization estimates that tobacco kills nearly 6 million people a year, with the toll expected to rise to 8 million annually over the next two decades. Written by health and legal experts from institutions around the globe, The Global Tobacco Epidemic and the Law examines the key areas of domestic and international law affecting the regulation of tobacco.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCheltenham UK
PublisherEdward Elgar Publishing
Number of pages339
ISBN (Electronic)9781783471522
ISBN (Print)9781783471515
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes

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