Gender, Women and the Tobacco Epidemic
Nonserial Publication
World Health Organization
ISBN-13    9789241599511 ISBN-10    9241599510
Order Number    11500788 Format    Paper Back
Price    CHF    25.00 / US$    30.00 Developing countries:    CHF    17.50
English     2010        254   pages
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Table of contents
1. Summary and overview
2. A gender equality framework for tobacco control
Tobacco use and its impact on health
3. Prevalence of tobacco use and factors influencing initiation and maintenance among women
4. Impact of tobacco use on women s health
5. Second-hand smoke, women, and childrenWhy women and girls use tobacco
6. The marketing of tobacco to women: global perspectives7. Addiction to nicotine
8. Quitting smoking and beating nicotine addiction
9. Pregnancy and postpartum smoking cessation
Policies and strategies
10. How to make policies more gender-sensitive
11. Taxation and the economics of tobacco control
12. Women s rights and international agreements
13. The international women s movement and anti-tobacco campaigns