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Author Oreskes, Naomi.
Title Merchants of doubt : how a handful of scientists obscured the truth on issues from tobacco smoke to global warming / Naomi Oreskes and Erik M. Conway.
Published New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2011, c2010.
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 Floor4  Q147 .O74 2011    IN LIBRARY
Edition Pbk. ed.
Description 355 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Reprint. Originally published: 2010.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-343) and index.
Summary Documents the troubling influence of a small group of scientists who the author contends misrepresent scientific facts to advance key political and economic agendas, revealing the interests behind their detractions on findings about acid rain, DDT, and other hazards.
Subject Scientists -- Professional ethics.
Science news -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Democracy and science.
Related Names Conway, Erik M., 1965-
ISBN 9781608193943
OCLC number 802831602