Regulating Toxic Substances: A Philosophy of Science and the Law / Edition 1

Regulating Toxic Substances: A Philosophy of Science and the Law / Edition 1

by Carl F. Cranor
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195113780

ISBN-13: 9780195113785

Pub. Date: 08/28/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Toxic substances, such as carcinogens, pose threats to human health and well-being. Whether such threats are substantial and our response to them if they are present major scientific and philosophical issues. Yet such substances pose special problems. They are invisible, typically undetectable intruders that can harm us in ways we might not discover for years.  See more details below

Overview

Toxic substances, such as carcinogens, pose threats to human health and well-being. Whether such threats are substantial and our response to them if they are present major scientific and philosophical issues. Yet such substances pose special problems. They are invisible, typically undetectable intruders that can harm us in ways we might not discover for years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195113785
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
08/28/1997
Series:
Environmental Ethics and Science Policy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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