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The Resource Diseases & epidemics, Micah L. Issitt

Diseases & epidemics, Micah L. Issitt

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Diseases & epidemics
Title
Diseases & epidemics
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Micah L. Issitt
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Diseases and epidemics
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Language
eng
Summary
Opinions Throughout History: Diseases & Epidemics traces the history of some of the most impactful diseases in human history, such as smallpox, measles, the bubonic plague, and HIV, and looks at how these viruses and bacterial plagues affected American politics and culture. The book will also explore the rise and spread of the anti-vaccination and science skepticism movements and their relationship to American and global public health
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Issitt, Micah L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Series statement
Opinions throughout history
Series volume
[13]
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  • Epidemics
  • Communicable diseases
  • COVID-19 (Disease)
  • Epidemics
  • Communicable Diseases
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Diseases & epidemics, Micah L. Issitt
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. The American plague -- 2. The grinning death -- 3. The children's disease -- 4. The Black Death -- 5. The strangling angel of children -- 6. The colonialist disease -- 7. The first vaccine -- 8. Fear of science -- 9. Another childhood menace -- 10. Measles strikes back -- 11. Yellow fever and the mosquito problem -- 12. The riparian plague -- 13. The red rash -- 14. Marsh fever -- 15. The infamous Typhoid Mary -- 16. A non-Spanish flu -- 17. A presidential disease -- 18. America's disease authority -- 19. The global health problem -- 20. The Asian flu -- 21. The Hong Kong flu -- 22. The DTP controversy -- 23. Human immunodeficiency virus : politics and prejudice -- 24. The autism myth -- 25. The first coronavirus -- 26. The bird flu -- 27. Return of the coronavirus -- 28. America in the age of COVID -- 29. Conclusion
Control code
9781787858718
Dimensions
digital files
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (39 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781787858718
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
79 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00568736
  • (Credo)greyothde2020
  • (OCoLC)1247156473
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Diseases & epidemics, Micah L. Issitt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. The American plague -- 2. The grinning death -- 3. The children's disease -- 4. The Black Death -- 5. The strangling angel of children -- 6. The colonialist disease -- 7. The first vaccine -- 8. Fear of science -- 9. Another childhood menace -- 10. Measles strikes back -- 11. Yellow fever and the mosquito problem -- 12. The riparian plague -- 13. The red rash -- 14. Marsh fever -- 15. The infamous Typhoid Mary -- 16. A non-Spanish flu -- 17. A presidential disease -- 18. America's disease authority -- 19. The global health problem -- 20. The Asian flu -- 21. The Hong Kong flu -- 22. The DTP controversy -- 23. Human immunodeficiency virus : politics and prejudice -- 24. The autism myth -- 25. The first coronavirus -- 26. The bird flu -- 27. Return of the coronavirus -- 28. America in the age of COVID -- 29. Conclusion
Control code
9781787858718
Dimensions
digital files
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (39 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781787858718
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
79 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00568736
  • (Credo)greyothde2020
  • (OCoLC)1247156473
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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