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13 chapter 2 cigarette smoking behavior in the united states david m burns, lora lee, larry z shen, elizabeth gilpin, h dennis tolley, jerry vaughn, and thomas g shanks. More than half the states in america have enacted smoking bans in public spaces, but a government report says the south lags in adopting such laws.
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