Pandemics and Global Health

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Infobase Publishing, 2008 - Medical - 353 pages
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Presents a guide to the issues of pandemics and world health, including definitions, primary sources, case studies, research tools, organizations, and notable persons.
 

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Contents

Introduction
3
Focus on the United States
31
Global Perspectives
49
Primary Sources
115
United States Documents
117
International Documents
169
Research Tools
219
How to Research Pandemics and Global Health
221
Facts and Figures
229
Key Players A to Z
245
Organizations and Agencies
266
Annotated Bibliography
277
Chronology
308
Glossary
325
Index
333
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