Smoking, Stigma and Social Class

@article{Graham2011SmokingSA,
  title={Smoking, Stigma and Social Class},
  author={Hilary Graham},
  journal={Journal of Social Policy},
  year={2011},
  volume={41},
  pages={83 - 99}
}
  • H. Graham
  • Published 15 June 2011
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Social Policy
Abstract The decline in cigarette smoking in high-income countries is attributed to the increasing social unacceptability of smoking, a cultural shift in which tobacco control policies are identified as playing a major part. While seen as essential to protect public health, there is a growing appreciation that these polices may have contributed to a social climate in which smoking is stigmatised. The paper reviews this debate on smoking and stigma. It notes that individuals are represented by… Expand
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