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  1. Controlling Pharmaceutical Risks

    Science, Cancer, and the Geneticization of Drug Testing

    By John Abraham, Rachel Ballinger

    Series: Genetics and Society

    Controlling Pharmaceutical Risks is a case study of changes in drug testing since the late 1990s, specifically geneticization of carcinogenic risk assessment and regulation of pharmaceuticals. Radically new ways of determining whether medical drugs might cause cancer have been established...

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  2. The Self and Social Relationships

    Edited by Joanne V. Wood, Abraham Tesser, John G. Holmes

    Although the two major research areas of the "Self" and "Social Relationships" have flourished, they have done so largely independently of each other. More and more research, however, has indicated that relationships shape the nature of the self and identity, and that self-views influence...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. The Therapeutic Nightmare

    The battle over the world's most controversial sleeping pill

    By John Abraham, Julie Sheppard

    How do drugs get to the market? What controls are there and what procedures for monitoring their effects? And how adequate are the regulators in protecting public health when new drugs have serious side effects? The Therapeutic Nightmare tells the story of the sleeping pill Halcion - a story which...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  4. Regulating Medicines in Europe

    Competition, Expertise and Public Health

    By John Abraham, Graham Lewis

    This Book explains and investigates how medicines are controlled in Europe, especially the EU. Based on penetrating documentary and interview research with the pharmaceutical industry, regulators and consumer organisations,it provides the first major critical examination of the new Europeanised...

    Published September 28th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Science, Politics And The Pharmaceutical Industry

    Controversy And Bias In Drug Regulation

    By Abraham, John, John Abraham University of Reading.

    Drug disasters from Thalidomide to Opren, and other less dramatic cases of drug injury, raise questions about whether the testing and control of medicines provides satisfactory protection for the public. In this revealing study, John Abrahan develops a theoretically challenging realist approach, in...

    Published June 29th 1995 by Routledge

  6. Divide And School

    Gender And Class Dynamics In Comprehensive Education

    By John Abraham Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Reading. IYR 1995

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 30th 1995 by Routledge

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