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Re: [xmca] moral denial

Hi Andy
I am C.C ing a colleague  on it.

Hi Rebecca,
Do you have any leads on this situation?
Thanks so much for any light you can shed.

On Mon, Dec 26, 2011 at 10:47 PM, Andy Blunden <ablunden@mira.net> wrote:

> I am considering doing some work with an historian who has written the
> history of an asbestos plant and its community. Does anyone know of any
> work done, preferably in the CHAT tradition, on the opposite of a moral
> panic, what we could call, I suppose, "moral denial"? There is lot about
> management cover-up, even stuff about panic over asbestos, medical
> evidence, and "living with asbestos," but nothing about how a whole
> comunity can keep on working with asbestos when the lethal nature of the
> material was already public knowledge, until half the town had died of or
> contracted asbestosis. We have lots of ideas, but like to know if anyone
> else has looked at this.
> Any hints?
> Andy
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