Why social disparities matter for tobacco-control policy.

  • Hilary Graham
  • Published 2009 in American journal of preventive medicine


i t has long been recognized that social disparities are central to understanding what Lopez et al. call “the cigarette epidemic.” In countries where toacco companies first marketed their new product, igarette smoking was promoted as the lifestyle choice f the rich and powerful. In the U.S. and the UK for xample, it was affluent white men who took up the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amepre.2009.05.007