Mary Assunta

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc BAT flouts tobacco-free World Cup policy
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Building A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 11:277-8. 2002
  2. pmc Health treaty dilution: a case study of Japan's influence on the language of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
    Mary Assunta
    School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:751-6. 2006
  3. pmc The tobacco industry's accounts of refining indirect tobacco advertising in Malaysia
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A Edward Ford Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii63-70. 2004
  4. pmc A "clean cigarette" for a clean nation: a case study of Salem Pianissimo in Japan
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A Edward Ford Building, A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii58-62. 2004
  5. pmc "The world's most hostile environment": how the tobacco industry circumvented Singapore's advertising ban
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii51-7. 2004
  6. pmc A mire of highly subjective and ineffective voluntary guidelines: tobacco industry efforts to thwart tobacco control in Malaysia
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii43-50. 2004
  7. pmc "Care and feeding": the Asian environmental tobacco smoke consultants programme
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii4-12. 2004
  8. pmc Industry sponsored youth smoking prevention programme in Malaysia: a case study in duplicity
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii37-42. 2004
  9. doi request reprint The lightest market in the world: light and mild cigarettes in Japan
    Mary Assunta
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:803-10. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Tobacco industry's ITGA fights FCTC implementation in the Uruguay negotiations
    Mary Assunta
    International Tobacco Control Project, Cancer Council Australia, P O Box 4708, Sydney, NSW 2001, Australia
    Tob Control 21:563-8. 2012

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Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc BAT flouts tobacco-free World Cup policy
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Building A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 11:277-8. 2002
    ..In Malaysia, British American Tobacco flouted the World Cup of football's no-tobacco ruling..
  2. pmc Health treaty dilution: a case study of Japan's influence on the language of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
    Mary Assunta
    School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:751-6. 2006
    ..Negotiations to develop the WHO's historic Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) were based on consensus, resulting in countries needing to agree to the lowest acceptable common denominator in clause development...
  3. pmc The tobacco industry's accounts of refining indirect tobacco advertising in Malaysia
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A Edward Ford Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii63-70. 2004
    ..To explore tobacco industry accounts of its use of indirect tobacco advertising and trademark diversification (TMD) in Malaysia, a nation with a reputation for having an abundance of such advertising...
  4. pmc A "clean cigarette" for a clean nation: a case study of Salem Pianissimo in Japan
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A Edward Ford Building, A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii58-62. 2004
    ..To illustrate, through internal industry documents, how RJ Reynolds exploited the concerns of the Japanese society about cleanliness to market the concept of cleaner, implicitly healthier cigarettes in Japan...
  5. pmc "The world's most hostile environment": how the tobacco industry circumvented Singapore's advertising ban
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii51-7. 2004
    ....
  6. pmc A mire of highly subjective and ineffective voluntary guidelines: tobacco industry efforts to thwart tobacco control in Malaysia
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii43-50. 2004
    ..To describe tobacco industry efforts in Malaysia to thwart government efforts to regulate tobacco promotion and health warnings...
  7. pmc "Care and feeding": the Asian environmental tobacco smoke consultants programme
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii4-12. 2004
    ..To review the tobacco industry's Asian environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) consultants programme, focusing on three key nations: China, Hong Kong, and Malaysia...
  8. pmc Industry sponsored youth smoking prevention programme in Malaysia: a case study in duplicity
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii37-42. 2004
    ..To review tobacco company strategies of using youth smoking prevention programmes to counteract the Malaysian government's tobacco control legislation and efforts in conducting research on youth to market to them...
  9. doi request reprint The lightest market in the world: light and mild cigarettes in Japan
    Mary Assunta
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:803-10. 2008
    ..Light and mild cigarettes are popular in Japan because Japanese smokers believe low tar/nicotine cigarette with charcoal filters protect them and help mollify their health concerns about smoking...
  10. doi request reprint Tobacco industry's ITGA fights FCTC implementation in the Uruguay negotiations
    Mary Assunta
    International Tobacco Control Project, Cancer Council Australia, P O Box 4708, Sydney, NSW 2001, Australia
    Tob Control 21:563-8. 2012
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Smuggling treaty could reduce tobacco toll
    Deborah Arnott
    Action on Smoking and Health, London E1 6JE, UK
    Lancet 371:458-60. 2008