Opinions Throughout History: Diseases & Epidemics, 1st Edition

  • Micah Issit
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  • ISBN-10: 1642658456
  • ISBN-13: 9781642658453
  • DDC: 614.4973
  • 516 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released February 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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This title 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.