Effects of the Smoking Ban in Tennessee Analytical Essay by cee-cee

Effects of the Smoking Ban in Tennessee
An analysis of the effects of the smoking ban in Tennessee.
# 114718 | 875 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Jun 21, 2009 in Medical and Health (Public Health Issues) , Law (General)

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This paper takes a look at the smoking ban in Tennessee that went into effect on the 1st of October 2007. The author analyzes the effects of this smoking ban, which rohibits smoking in places such as restaurants, hotels, bars and even the workplace. The paper notes that while the ban managed to reduce the rate of smoking, it has had a negative effect on businesses as more smokers preferred to now stay at home. The paper also discusses inconsistencies in the law and how the public and the local businesses took advantage of the loopholes to increase businesses and sale.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Repa, B.K., Your Rights at the Workplace, NOLO Publishing, 2007
  • Tennessee Smoking Ban Effective October 1, Topix, 2007, http://www.topix.com/law/employment-labor/2007/09/tennessee-smoking-ban-effective-october-1 last accessed on March 5, 2008
  • Tennessee's Smoking Ban Takes Effect, The Thoughtful Conservative Word Press, October 1, 2007, http://thoughtfulconservative.wordpress.com/2007/10/01/tennessees-smoking-ban-takes-effect/ last accessed on March 5, 2008
  • Smoking Ban Effects, WZTV FOX Nashville, February 18, 2008
  • Pampel, F.C., Pauley, S., Progress Against Heart Disease, Greenwood Publishing Group Incorporated, 2004

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APA Format

Effects of the Smoking Ban in Tennessee (2009, June 21) Retrieved September 27, 2022, from https://www.academon.com/analytical-essay/effects-of-the-smoking-ban-in-tennessee-114718/

MLA Format

"Effects of the Smoking Ban in Tennessee" 21 June 2009. Web. 27 September. 2022. <https://www.academon.com/analytical-essay/effects-of-the-smoking-ban-in-tennessee-114718/>