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Gerald Markowitz
Position: Distinguished Professor, History
Campus Affiliation: John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Phone: 212-237-8458
Degrees/Diplomas: PhD, University of Wisconsin
Research Interests: History of occupational and environmental health

Book Titles & Chapters

Lead Wars: The Politics of Science and the Fate of America’s Children (with David Rosner) (Berkeley: University of California Press/ Milbank Memorial Fund, 2013)

“Persistent Pollutants:  A Brief History of The Discovery of the Widespread Toxicity of Chlorinated Hydrocarbons,” (with David Rosner) Environmental Research, 120 (January 2013), 126-133.
“With the Best Intentions, Lead Research and the Challenge to Public Health,” American Journal of Public Health, (with D. Rosner) November 2012, Vol. 102, No. 11, pp. e19-e33.

Deceit and Denial: The Deadly Politics of Industrial Pollution, (with David Rosner), Berkeley: University of California Press/Milbank Memorial Fund, 2002; paper, 2003; new expanded edition, 2012)

The Contested Boundaries of Public Health, (co-edited with James Colgrove and David Rosner), Rutgers University Press, 2008.
Are We Ready? Public Health Since 9/11 (with David Rosner) (Berkeley: University of California Press/ Milbank Memorial Fund, 2006).

Deadly Dust: Silicosis and the On-Going Struggle to Protect Workers' Health (New and Expanded edition) (with David Rosner) (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2006).
Children, Race, and Power: Kenneth and Mamie Clarks' Northside Center, (with David Rosner), (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1996; Paperback: New York: Routledge, 2000)

Selected Publications

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