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Martha Merson and Michele M. Sedor

(1997) Boston, MA: World Education.


This 120-page curriculum guide was developed as part of the Health Education and Adult Literacy (HEAL:BCC) Project. As such, it is intended to be used as part of a larger adult education unit on breast cancer.The guide contains an overview of environmental science and environmental health; it describes how to take action when there is an environmental problem in one's community; and it discusses how organochlorine chemicals may be a factor in some cases of breast cancer. In addition, it includes readings, suggested lessons and GED practice, and references to further readings and organizations.

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