The Resource In time of plague : the history and social consequences of lethal epidemic disease, edited by Arien Mack

In time of plague : the history and social consequences of lethal epidemic disease, edited by Arien Mack

Label
In time of plague : the history and social consequences of lethal epidemic disease
Title
In time of plague
Title remainder
the history and social consequences of lethal epidemic disease
Statement of responsibility
edited by Arien Mack
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
In time of plague : the history and social consequences of lethal epidemic disease, edited by Arien Mack
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • HOU-CEN
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The definition and control of disease : an introduction / Charles E. Rosenberg -- Plagues : perceptions of risk and social responses / William H. Foege -- Pandemic as a natural evolutionary phenomenon / Joshua Lederberg -- Placing blame for devastating disease / Dorothy Nelkin and Sander L. Gilman -- Science and health : possibilities, probabilities, and limitations / Lewis Thomas -- Case histories : an introduction / Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz -- Hepatitis B virus and the carrier problem / Baruch S. Blumberg -- AIDS and metaphor : toward the social meaning of epidemic disease / Allan M. Brandt -- Responses to plague in early modern Europe : the implications of public health / Paul Slack -- Moral dilemmas : an introduction / George Kateb. AIDS and traditions of homophobia / Richard Poirier -- Plagues and morality / Anthony Quinton -- Human rights, public health, and the idea of moral plague / David A.J. Richards
Control code
ocm23582722
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780814754672
Lccn
91013750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u422036
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23582722
  • (Sirsi) a422036

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