Book ID: CBB000201665

Federal Bodysnatchers and the New Guinea Virus: People, Parasites, Politics (2002)

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Description Traces the histories of recent new epidemics such as the West Nile Virus, AIDS, malaria, and African sleeping sickness and explores the moral and legal issues surrounding these diseases as they effect the biomedical industry and public health.


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Review Litsios, Socrates (2003) Review of "Federal Bodysnatchers and the New Guinea Virus: People, Parasites, Politics". History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences (p. 435). unapi

Review Fedunkiw, Marianne (2003) Review of "Federal Bodysnatchers and the New Guinea Virus: People, Parasites, Politics". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences. unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Gaudillière, Jean-Paul
Löwy, Illana
Geissler, P. Wenzel
Webel, Mari K.
Mendelsohn, J. Andrew
Brown, JoAnne
Journals
Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Revue d'Histoire de la Pharmacie
Llull: Revista de la Sociedad Española de Historia de las Ciencias y de las Técnicas
History and Technology
Centaurus: International Magazine of the History of Mathematics, Science, and Technology
Publishers
Routledge
University of California Press
McFarland
Universidad de Oviedo
Berghahn Books
Duke University Press
Concepts
Epidemics
Public health
Epidemiology
Medicine
Communicable diseases
AIDS (disease)
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
20th century, late
21st century
20th century, early
Prehistory
Places
Spain
Canada
Africa
United States
Toronto (Ontario)
Valencia (Spain)
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