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Author Botsch, Robert Emil, 1947- author.

Title Organizing the breathless : cotton dust, southern politics & the Brown Lung Association / Robert E. Botsch.

Publication Info. Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [1993]

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Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-220) and index.
Contents Introduction: a Southern tragedy -- Cultural and political setting -- Compensating victims and protecting workers -- Workplace risk and scientific research -- Birth of the brown lung association -- Organizational structure and life -- Noise and institutional disruption -- Textile industry response -- Suffocation.
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Subject Brown Lung Association -- History.
Brown Lung Association.
Brown Lung Association.
Cotton manufacture -- Health aspects -- Southern States.
Byssinosis -- Social aspects -- Southern States.
Cotton dust -- Health aspects -- Southern States.
Textile workers -- Health and hygiene -- Southern States.
Southeastern United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Botsch, Robert E. Organizing the Breathless : Cotton Dust, Southern Politics, and the Brown Lung Association. Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, ©2015 9780813151366
ISBN 9780813162188 (electronic bk.)
0813162181 (electronic bk.)