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Deadly dust

David Rosner

Deadly dust

silicosis and the on-going struggle to protect worker"s health

by David Rosner

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Silicosis -- United States.,
    • Occupational diseases -- Social aspects -- United States.,
    • Occupational diseases -- Political aspects -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDavid Rosner and Gerald Markowitz.
      SeriesConversations in medicine and society
      ContributionsMarkowitz, Gerald E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC774 .R67 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3431292M
      ISBN 109780472031108
      LC Control Number2005056898

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During the Depression, silicosis, an industrial lung disease, emerged as a national social crisis. Experts estimated that hundreds of thousands of workers were at risk of disease, disability, and death by inhaling silica in mines, foundries, and quarries.

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