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The Resource Only one chance : how environmental pollution impairs brain development--and how to protect the brains of the next generation, Philippe Grandjean

Only one chance : how environmental pollution impairs brain development--and how to protect the brains of the next generation, Philippe Grandjean

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Only one chance : how environmental pollution impairs brain development--and how to protect the brains of the next generation
Title
Only one chance
Title remainder
how environmental pollution impairs brain development--and how to protect the brains of the next generation
Statement of responsibility
Philippe Grandjean
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1950-
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Grandjean, Philippe
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Environmental ethics and science policy series
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  • Prenatal influences
  • Fetus
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Only one chance : how environmental pollution impairs brain development--and how to protect the brains of the next generation, Philippe Grandjean
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-201) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Sensitive development : complexity creates vulnerability -- Toxic invasion : the placenta is not a protective armor -- Invisible lead : health hazards from demanding scientific proof -- Poisoned science : mercury damaged the child's brain but did not harm the mother -- Substituted milk : poisoning during infancy causes permanent brain damage -- Persistent problems : chemicals resistant to break-down can break brain cells -- Unusual suspects : chemicals that protect the lawn may damage the brain -- Mindless costs : losses suffered by victims and society from chemical brain drain -- Inconvenient truths : vested interests can endanger brain development -- Brainy choices : how to secure optimal brain development for the next generation
Control code
817736465
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 212 pages
Isbn
9780199985388
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012036713
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
Label
Only one chance : how environmental pollution impairs brain development--and how to protect the brains of the next generation, Philippe Grandjean
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sensitive development : complexity creates vulnerability -- Toxic invasion : the placenta is not a protective armor -- Invisible lead : health hazards from demanding scientific proof -- Poisoned science : mercury damaged the child's brain but did not harm the mother -- Substituted milk : poisoning during infancy causes permanent brain damage -- Persistent problems : chemicals resistant to break-down can break brain cells -- Unusual suspects : chemicals that protect the lawn may damage the brain -- Mindless costs : losses suffered by victims and society from chemical brain drain -- Inconvenient truths : vested interests can endanger brain development -- Brainy choices : how to secure optimal brain development for the next generation
Control code
817736465
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 212 pages
Isbn
9780199985388
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012036713
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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