Infectious Disease in India, 1892-1940

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Using case studies of cholera, plague, malaria, and yellow fever, this book analyzes how factors such as public health diplomacy, trade, imperial governance, medical technologies, and cultural norms operated within global and colonial conceptions of political and epidemiological risk to shape infectious disease policies in colonial India.

Autorentext
SANDHYA POLU is currently Special Aide to the United States Ambassador to Italy at the US Embassy in Rome, Italy. Prior to this appointment, she worked at the Tauri Group, advising the US Department of Defense on international biosecurity policies. She holds a Ph.D. in History from Harvard University and a B.A. in History from Stanford University and was a Fulbright Scholar in Italy.


Inhalt
Acknowledgements List of Abbreviations Introduction All Eyes on India Plague and Cholera The Epidemic versus the Endemic Malaria India's True Plague From Panama to Khartoum Yellow Fever Inches Closer to Home Disease as Prism Epilogue: Swine Flu Redux Notes Bibliography Index

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Produktinformationen

Titel
Infectious Disease in India, 1892-1940
Untertitel
Policy-Making and the Perception of Risk
Autor
EAN
9780230354609
ISBN
978-0-230-35460-9
Format
Fester Einband
Herausgeber
Springer Palgrave Macmillan
Genre
Geschichte
Anzahl Seiten
229
Gewicht
426g
Größe
H19mm x B223mm x T145mm
Jahr
2012
Untertitel
Englisch
Auflage
2012
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