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Drinking smoke : the tobacco syndemic in Oceania / Mac Marshall.

  • Marshall, Mac
Date
[2013]
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, [2013]

Physical description

xix, 292 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-284) and index.

Contents

Introduction and historical background -- Tobacco as a comestible -- Pipe dreams -- Tobacco in indigenous trade -- Tobacco as an object of exchange between islanders and foreigners -- From tobacco trade to tobacco production -- Death, taxes, and tobacco control -- Aotearoa: "land of the long white smoke cloud": Pacific smoke inhalation case study number 1 -- U.S. associated Micronesia: Pacific smoke inhalation case study number 2 -- Native Hawaiians: kānaka maoli: Pacific smoke inhalation case study number 3 -- Tobaccosis: the tobacco syndemic.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location

    History of Medicine JFV.8

    Access

    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9780824836856
  • 0824836855