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Chasing polio in Pakistan : why the world's largest public health initiative may fail

Author: Svea Closser
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Vanderbilt University Press, ©2010.
Series: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From remote villages and nomadic encampments to World Health Organization headquarters, a vivid ethnography of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Closser, Svea, 1978-
Chasing polio in Pakistan.
Nashville, Tenn. : Vanderbilt University Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2009041490
(OCoLC)455156942
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Svea Closser
ISBN: 9780826517104 0826517102 1283053705 9781283053709 9786613053701 6613053708
OCLC Number: 709606792
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 232 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Polio eradication in policy --
Polio eradication in practice --
Kaifabad --
Islamabad --
Geneva.
Series Title: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Responsibility: Svea Closser.

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Follows the trajectory of the polio eradication effort in Pakistan, one of the last four countries in the world with endemic polio. Journeying from vaccination campaigns in rural Pakistan to the  Read more...

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