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Risk vs. Risk

Tradeoffs in Protecting Health and the Environment

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$44.00 • £35.95 • €39.50

ISBN 9780674773073

Publication Date: 09/30/1997


352 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

12 computer line illustrations, 14 tables


  • Foreword by Cass R. Sunstein
  • Preface
  • 1. Confronting Risk Tradeoffs [John D. Graham and Jonathan Baert Wiener]
  • 2. Estrogen Therapy for Menopause [Evridiki Hatziandreu, Constance Williams, and John D. Graham]
  • 3. Clozapine Therapy for Schizophrenia [Miriam E. Adams, Howard Chang, and Howard S. Frazier]
  • 4. Licensing the Elderly Driver [Constance Williams and John D. Graham]
  • 5. Saving Gasoline and Lives [John D. Graham]
  • 6. Eating Fish [Paul D. Anderson and Jonathan Baert Wiener]
  • 7. Seeking Safe Drinking Water [Susan W. Putnam and Jonathan Baert Wiener]
  • 8. Recycling Lead [Katherine Walker and Jonathan Baert Wiener]
  • 9. Regulating Pesticides [George M. Gray and John D. Graham]
  • 10. Protecting the Global Environment [Jonathan Baert Wiener]
  • 11. Resolving Risk Tradeoffs [Jonathan Baert Wiener and John D. Graham]
  • References
  • Contributors
  • Author Index
  • Subject Index

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