The Eye Of The Virus

Author: Theresa MacPhail
ISBN: 1430305185
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Germs travel in many ways, and the living beings that often carry them move
widely about the world. This is not a trend likely to reverse itself, and all
indications suggest it will only increase in magnitude. Regardless of one's
political opinions about our nation's immigration policies or the suitability of
newcomers to our shores, we must accept that contagion cannot be confined to
national boundaries. The problem is far bigger than what the back of any social
scapegoat can be expected ...

Colonizing Leprosy

Author: Michelle T. Moran
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469606739
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East European Jewish Immigrants and the New York City Epidemics of 1892.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997. ———. When Germs Travel:
Six Major Epidemics That Have Invaded America Since 1900 and the Fears They
Have Unleashed. New York: Pantheon Books, 2004. Marks, Harry M. The
Progress of Experiment: Science and Therapeutic Reform in the United States,
1900–1990. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997. Martin, Betty.
Miracle at Carville.

National Insecurities

Author: Deirdre M. Moloney
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807882615
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When Germs Travel.” American Scholar 68, no. 2 (Summer 1999): 61–69. Miller,
Teresa A. “Citizenship and Severity: Recent Immigration Reforms and the New
Penology.” Georgetown Immigration Law Journal 10 (Summer 2003): 611–66.
Mink, Gwendolyn. The Wages of Motherhood: Inequality in the Welfare State,
1917–1942. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1995. ———. Welfare's End. Ithaca:
Cornell University Press, 1998. Moch, Leslie Page. Europeans on the Move:
Migration ...

An Unnatural History Of Emerging Infections

Author: Ron Barrett
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191507156
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When Germs Travel: Six Major Epidemics That Have Invaded America and the
Fears They Have Unleashed, New York, Vintage Books. Markel, H., Navarro, J.,
Sloan, A., Michelson, J., Am, S., and Cetron, M. 2007. Nonpharmacological
Interventions Implemented by U.S. Cities During the 1918–1919 Influenza
Pandemic. Journal of the American Medical Association, 298, 644–54. Marlowe,
F. W. 2005. HunterGatherers and Human Evolution. Evolutionary Anthropology,
14, 54–67.

Flu Action Plan

Author: Colum Murphy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470822023
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Leaving these practical points aside, past pandemics provide a very interesting
window into human nature as it transforms under pandemic conditions. And it is
not a pretty sight. Howard Markel of the University of Michigan describes in his
book When Germs Travel how xenophobia and discrimination are quick to
appear as soon as a pandemic or epidemic occurs. Describing an outbreak of
bubonic plague in San Francisco's Chinatown in 1900, Markel describes the “all-
too-reflexive ...

An Anatomy Of Addiction

Author: Howard Markel
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307379817
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One became the father of psychoanalysis; the other, of modern surgery. Here is the full story, long overlooked, told in its rich historical context.

Science Of Health

Author: Florence Lyndon Meredith
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After a combat of variable duration, either the phagocytes or the germs win. If the
phagocytes win, infection subsides and reparative processes heal the area.
Factors limiting the wide spread of infection. If germs are not completely walled
off and destroyed locally, they ., _ /""* """ . . travel to nearby areas where phago-
Pig. 13.4. Leucocytes engaged in . ' r D phagocytosis. ' cytosls continues and may
be effective in localizing the infection (e.g., appendicitis may remain in the
appendix or ...

A Kid S Official Guide To Germs

Author: Carole Marsh
Publisher: Gallopade International
ISBN: 9780635010827
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A fascination look at all things germy and gross is what this book is all about. A wonder accoutrement to the two adult germ books, The Official Guide to Germs and 505 Flabbergasting Facts About Germs.

Journal Of Dentistry For Children

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Typical classroom comments are given. What Are Germs? How do germs travel
from one place to another? When something is transported or taken somewhere,
we say that the item was carried, don't we? So, when germs move around to
different places, their means of transportation is called the carrier for the bacteria.
There are many different ways germs can be carried around, so let us talk about
some common carriers that you already know about. Kissing can certainly spread