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Subjects:

  • Tobacco use -- Government policy -- China,
  • Tobacco Use Disorder -- prevention & control -- China,
  • Health Policy -- China,
  • Smoking -- economics -- China

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Teh-Wei Hu.
SeriesSeries on contemporary China -- v. 12
ContributionsHu, Teh-wei.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV5770.C6 T628 2008
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Paginationxx, 328 p. :
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21040255M
ISBN 109812706070
ISBN 109789812706072
LC Control Number2007045603

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