(see also Tobacco Trade & Abuse)
On the Web: Specialized Sites
American Legacy Foundation. Established by 1998 tobacco settlement in US.
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms (US Dept. of the Treasury).
Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education (U of California, San Francisco).
Center for Tobacco Research & Intervention (U. of Wisconsin, Madison).
Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. International agreement signed in Spring 2003.
Join Together. Take action against substance abuse & gun violence.
Quitting Tobacco (American Cancer Society).
Reality Check (campaign aimed at teen smoking).
Tobacco Free Initiative (WHO).
Berry, John M. Jr. & Wendell Berry. "Why we need the tobacco program," Progressive (10/28/98):28-29. Proposed abolition of tobacco "subsidies" will benefit companies & foreign growers, hurt 60,000 US farm families & do nothing to diminish tobacco addiction.
Mckibben, Bill. "An American obsession," Orion (1-2/03)?.
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Allen, Steve & Bill Adler Jr. The Passionate Nonsmoker's Bill of Rights: The First Guide to Enacting Nonsmoking Legislation (NY: Morrow, 1989).
American Council on Science & Health. Cigarettes: What the Warning Label Doesn't Tell You. The First Comprehensive Guide to the Health Consequences of Smoking (Amherst NY: Prometheus, 1997).
Brigham, Janet. Dying to Quit: Why We Smoke & How We Stop (Washington: Joseph Henry, 1998).
Brody, Alvan & Betty Brody. The Legal Rights of Nonsmokers (NY: Avon, 1977).
Chandler, William U. Banishing Tobacco (Washington: Worldwatch Institute, 1986).
Chapman, Simon with Wong Wai Leng. Tobacco Control in the Third World: A Resource Atlas (Penang: International Organization of Consumers Unions, 1990).
Chollat-Traquet, Claire. Women & Tobacco (Geneva: World Health Organization, 1992).
__________. Evaluating Tobacco Control Activities: Experiences & Guiding Principles (Geneva: World Health Organization, 1996).
Cunningham, Rob. Smoke & Mirrors: The Canadian Tobacco War (Ottawa: International Development Research Centre, 1996).
Dorsett, Richard & Allan Marsh. The Health Trap: Poverty, Smoking & Lone Parenthood (London: Policy Studies Institute, 1998).
Douville, Judith A. Active & Passive Smoking Hazards in the Workplace (NY: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1990).
Doyle, Nancy C. Involuntary Smoking: Health Risks for Nonsmokers (NY: Public Affairs Committee, 1987).
Eckholm, Erik P. Cutting Tobacco's Toll (Washington: Worldwatch, 1978).
Ferrence, Roberta G. Deadly Fashion: The Rise & Fall of Cigarette Smoking in North America (NY: Garland, 1989).
Friedman, Kenneth M. Public Policy & the Smoking-Health Controversy: A Comparative Study (Lexington MA: Lexington, 1975).
Gibbons, Henry. Tobacco & Its Effects: A Prize Essay Showing that the Use of Tobacco is a Physical, Mental, Moral, & Social Evil (NY: Carlton & Lahahan, 1868).
Glantz, Stanton H. Tobacco, Biology & Politics (Waco TX: Health Edco, 1992).
__________ & others (eds.) The Cigarette Papers (Berkeley: U. California, 1996).
__________ & Edith D. Balbach. Tobacco War: Inside the California Battles (Berkeley: U. California, 2000).
Goodin, Robert E. No Smoking: The Ethical Issues (Chicago: U. Chicago, 1989).
Jacobson, Peter D.; Jeffrey Wasserman & Kristiana Raube. The Political Evolution of Anti-Smoking Legislation (Santa Monica: RAND, 1992).
__________ & Jeffrey Wasserman. Tobacco Control Laws: Implementation & Enforcement (Santa Monica CA: RAND, 1997).
Manning, William G. & others. The Cost of Poor Health Habits (Cambridge MA: Harvard, 1991).
Tollison, Robert D. (ed.) Clearing the Air: Perspectives on Environmental Tobacco Smoke (Lexington MA: Lexington, 1988).