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Simon Chapman

Professor Simon Chapman is professor of public health at the University of Sydney and author of Over Our Dead Bodies: Port Arthur and Australia's Fight for Gun Control.

Author's website: Simon Chapman's home page

Tight gun controls: the most powerful weapon
Law & Liberties - 4/05/2006 - 36 comments
Lacing the smokers' brew with honey
Health - 11/08/2005 - 6 comments
Pub smoking in Australia: The pubs fight back - all foam, no beer Part 2
Health - 22/02/2005 - 19 comments
Pub smoking in Australia: 20 years of fiddling and burning Part 1
Health - 21/02/2005 - 4 comments
Gone in a puff of smoke
Health - 30/12/2004 - 7 comments
The smoke-free public relations industry says 'no' to tobacco
Society - 13/08/2004
Jim Bacon another victim of the sexed-up tobacco industry?
Health - 27/02/2004
Does the reporting of cancer research create hope for patients or hype?
Health - 14/01/2004
There are worse fates than death - we should focus research on quality of life
Health - 12/01/2004
Why cancer prevention is never as sexy as raising funds in pursuit of a cure
Health - 4/11/2003
Maybe it won't stop all violent deaths, but a ban on handguns will help
Domestic Politics - 15/11/2002

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