Skins for smokes and the use of cultural content and imagery

McPhail-Bell, Karen, Bond, Chelsea, & Redman-MacLaren, Karen (2013) Skins for smokes and the use of cultural content and imagery. Queensland Health Promotion Quarterly, June, p. 8.

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Abstract

[Extract] For just $5.29 Australians can now purchase "Skins" from local, independent grocers to cover their cigarette packet with the Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander flag. We argue that this use of cultural content and copyright' imagery on cigarette packets negates health promotion efforts, such as Australia's recent introduction of plain packaging laws and the subsequent dismissal of a legal challenge from the tobacco industry.

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ID Code: 62603
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: No
Keywords: Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Culture, Tobacco, Smoking
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Chancellery
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Schools > School of Public Health & Social Work
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2013 Australian Health Promotion Association
Deposited On: 18 Sep 2013 02:07
Last Modified: 19 Feb 2015 22:01

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