State of immunity : the politics of vaccination in twentieth-century America /

Main Author: Colgrove, James Keith.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Berkeley : New York : University of California Press ; 2006
Series: California/Milbank books on health and the public ; 16
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Table of Contents:
  • Between persuasion and compulsion : vaccination at the turn of the twentieth century
  • Science in a democracy : smallpox vaccination in the progressive era and the 1920s
  • Diphtheria immunization : the power, and the limits, of persuasion
  • Hard cores and soft spots : selling the polio vaccine
  • Eradicationism and its discontents
  • Consent, compulsion, and compensation : vaccination programs in crisis
  • Expansion and backlash : vaccination at the turn of the twenty-first century.