TITLE

The Right to Smoke

PUB. DATE
December 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;12/10/77, Vol. 177 Issue 24, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the decision of the U.S. Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) to ban smoking in public places, particularly on commercial airliners. Description of the psychological effect of smoking on smokers; Description of the discomfort and health concerns of non-smokers; Opposition of CAB Chairman Alfred Kahn to the ban; View that the proposed smoking ban is just the latest example of needless and inept regulatory intervention.
ACCESSION #
9592415

 

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