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Trust us, we're experts! : how industry manipulates science and gambles with your future

Author: Sheldon Rampton; John C Stauber
Publisher: New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam, ©2001.
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"Unmask the sneaky and widespread methods industry uses to influence opinion through bogus experts, doctored data, and manufactured facts."--Cover.
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Rampton, Sheldon, 1957-
Trust us, we're experts!
New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam, ©2001
(OCoLC)648509631
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheldon Rampton; John C Stauber
ISBN: 158542059X 9781585420599 1585421391 9781585421398
OCLC Number: 44802783
Description: 360 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The age of illusion --
The third man --
The birth of spin --
Deciding what you'll swallow --
Risky business --
Dying for a living --
Packaging the beast --
Preventing precaution --
Attack of the killer potatoes --
The expertise industry --
The best science money can buy --
The junkyard dogs --
Global warming is good for you --
Questioning authority.
Responsibility: Sheldon Rampton and John Stauber.
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"Unmask the sneaky and widespread methods industry uses to influence opinion through bogus experts, doctored data, and manufactured facts."--Cover.

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