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Pandemics and global health / Barry Youngerman ; foreword by Susan Foster.

Youngerman, Barry. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9780816070206 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0816070202 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780816077403 (pbk.)
  • Description: xii, 353 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Facts On File, c2008.

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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-307), glossary and index.
Contents Note: Part I: At issue -- Introduction -- Focus on the United States -- Global perspectives -- Part II: Primary sources -- United States documents -- International documents -- Part III: Research tools -- How to research pandemics and global health -- Facts and figures -- Key players A to Z -- Organizations and agencies.
Summary: Includes primary source documents.
Introduces major types of infectious agents and their transmission throught the world. Includes sections on the the global epidemics of SARS, HIV, AIDS, River Blindness, Malaria, and Influenza.
Subject: Epidemics > History.
Communicable diseases > History.
World health > Diseases > History.