Nicotine

Nicotine

by Sean Price
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791096963

ISBN-13: 9780791096963

Pub. Date: 05/28/2008

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated


About the Author:
Sean Price is a former managing editor of Junior Scholastic magazine in New York

Overview


About the Author:
Sean Price is a former managing editor of Junior Scholastic magazine in New York

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791096963
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/28/2008
Series:
Junior Drug Awareness Series
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
10 - 12 Years

Table of Contents


Introduction: Battling a Pandemic: A History of Drugs in the United States   Ronald J. Brogan     6
Why Are People Dying for a Smoke?     12
How Nicotine Became Popular     22
The Backlash Against Tobacco     37
How People Use Nicotine     53
Nicotine's Impact on Health     67
Young People and Smoking     76
Breaking the Nicotine Habit     86
Chronology     96
Glossary     104
Bibliography     106
Further Reading     110
Photo Credits     114
Index     115
About the Authors     120

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