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ERIC Number: EJ570879
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0095-8964
Responsible Journalism, Environmental Advocacy, and the Great Apple Scare of 1989.
Smith, Conrad
Journal of Environmental Education, v29 n4 p31-37 Sum 1998
Recounts news stories published in the United States in 1989 that reported possible cancer risks from eating apples treated with a growth regulation chemical. Discusses how the initial alarmist stories launched a vigorous media debate over pesticide risks. Contains 27 references. (DDR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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