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

Author: Paul A Offit
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, New york : Basic Books, [2015] 2015, c 2011. ©2011
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : 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: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul A Offit
ISBN: 9780465057962 0465057969
OCLC Number: 920466227
Description: xxiv, 272 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. The Birth of Fear --
2. This England --
3.A Crude Brew --
4. Roulette Redux --
5. Make the Angels Weep --
6. Justice --
7. Past Is Prologue --
8. Tragedy of the Commons --
9. The Mean Season --
10. Dr. Bob --
11. Trust.
Responsibility: Paul A. Offit, M.D.

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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, and Read more...

 
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