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Deadly choices : how the anti-vaccine movement threatens us all

Author: Paul A Offit
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of anti-vaccine activity in America, its origins, leaders, influences, and impact.
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Genre/Form: Popular Works
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul A Offit
ISBN: 9780465021499 0465021492
OCLC Number: 636894834
Description: xviii, 270 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The birth of fear --
This England --
A crude brew --
Roulette redux --
Make the angels weep --
Justice --
Past is prologue --
Tragedy of the commons --
The mean season --
Dr. Bob --
Trust.
Responsibility: Paul A. Offit.

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There's a war going on out there - a silent, dangerous war. On one side are parents, bombarded with stories about the dangers of vaccines, how they overwhelm the immune system. Then, they watch their  Read more...

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Perri Klass, Professor of Journalism and Pediatrics, New York University; author of "Treatment Kind and Fair" ""Deadly Choices" carries a very important message for parents, journalists, physicians, Read more...

 
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