Merchants of Doubt
How A Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues From Tobacco Smoke to Global WarmingBook - 2010
"Merchants of Doubt " tells the story of how a loose-knit group of high-level scientists and scientific advisers, with deep connections in politics and industry, ran effective campaigns to mislead the public and deny well-established scientific knowledge over four decades that link smoking to lung cancer, coal smoke to acid rain, and CFCs to the ozone hole.
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2010
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
Characteristics: 355 p. ; 25 cm