Canada’s ‘rogue nation’ position on asbestos

Colin L. Soskolne, Kathleen Ruff

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Abstract

The authors use a current case study analysing Canada’s role in the extraction of and international trade in asbestos. We show that the bridging of the disciplines of epidemiology and human rights can reveal useful knowledge to inform public policy, locally and globally
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHuman Health and Ecological Integrity: Ethics, Law and Human Rights
EditorsLaura Westra, Colin L. Soskolne, Donald W. Spady
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Chapter8
Pages93-106
Number of pages14
Edition1
ISBN (Electronic)9780203128404
ISBN (Print)9780415504270
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes

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Soskolne, C. L., & Ruff, K. (2012). Canada’s ‘rogue nation’ position on asbestos. In L. Westra, C. L. Soskolne, & D. W. Spady (Eds.), Human Health and Ecological Integrity: Ethics, Law and Human Rights (1 ed., pp. 93-106). London: Taylor & Francis. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203128404
Soskolne, Colin L. ; Ruff, Kathleen. / Canada’s ‘rogue nation’ position on asbestos. Human Health and Ecological Integrity: Ethics, Law and Human Rights. editor / Laura Westra ; Colin L. Soskolne ; Donald W. Spady. 1. ed. London : Taylor & Francis, 2012. pp. 93-106
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Soskolne CL, Ruff K. Canada’s ‘rogue nation’ position on asbestos. In Westra L, Soskolne CL, Spady DW, editors, Human Health and Ecological Integrity: Ethics, Law and Human Rights. 1 ed. London: Taylor & Francis. 2012. p. 93-106 https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203128404