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The Resource Landscapes of exposure : knowledge and illness in modern environments, edited by Gregg Mitman, Michelle Murphy, and Christopher Sellers

Landscapes of exposure : knowledge and illness in modern environments, edited by Gregg Mitman, Michelle Murphy, and Christopher Sellers

Label
Landscapes of exposure : knowledge and illness in modern environments
Title
Landscapes of exposure
Title remainder
knowledge and illness in modern environments
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gregg Mitman, Michelle Murphy, and Christopher Sellers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OSU
Dewey number
614.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mitman, Gregg
  • Murphy, Michelle
  • Sellers, Christopher C
Series statement
Osiris : a research journal devoted to the history of science and its cultural influences
Series volume
2nd ser., v. 19
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental health
  • Human ecology
  • Diseases
  • Communicable diseases
  • Epidemiology
  • Pollution
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Pollution
Label
Landscapes of exposure : knowledge and illness in modern environments, edited by Gregg Mitman, Michelle Murphy, and Christopher Sellers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: a cloud over history / Gregg Mitman, Michelle Murphey, Christopher Sellers -- Ecologies of complexity: tropical environments, African trypanosomiasis, and the science of disease control strategies in British Colonial Africa, 1900-1940 / Helen Tilley -- Natural histories of infectious disease: ecological vision in Twentieth-Century biomedical science / Warwick Anderson -- The scale politics of emerging diseases / Nicholas B. King -- Gender and the economy of health on the Santa Fe Trail / Conevery Bolton Valencis -- Geographies of hope: mining the frontiers of health in Denver and beyond, 1870-1965 / Gregg Mitman -- Living is for everyone: border crossings for community, environment, and health / Giovanna di Chiro -- Mapping a zoonotic disease: Anglo-American efforts to control bovine tuberculosis before World War I / Susan Jones -- Clever microbes: bacteriology and sanitary technology in Manchester and Chicago during the progressive age / Harold Platt -- Harold Knapp and the geography of normal controversy: radioiodine in the historical environment / Scott Kirsch -- The artificial nature of fluoridated water: between nations, knowledge, and material flows / Christopher Sellers -- The Fruits of ill-health: pesticides and workers' bodies in post-World War II California / Linda Nash -- Poisoned food, poisoned uniforms, and anthrax, or, how guerillas die in war / Luise White -- Oral history, subjectivity and environmental reality: occupational health histories in Twentieth-Century Scotland / Ronnie Johnston and Arthur McIvor -- The work of illness: the science and politics of Chernobyl-exposed populations / Adriana Petryna -- Uncertain exposures and the privilege of imperception: activist scientists and race at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency / Michelle Murphy -- From Bhopal to the informating of environmentalism: risk communication in historical perspective / Kim Fortun
Control code
000149333
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780226532516
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 149333
  • 155307
  • (OCoLC)ocm55997109
Label
Landscapes of exposure : knowledge and illness in modern environments, edited by Gregg Mitman, Michelle Murphy, and Christopher Sellers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: a cloud over history / Gregg Mitman, Michelle Murphey, Christopher Sellers -- Ecologies of complexity: tropical environments, African trypanosomiasis, and the science of disease control strategies in British Colonial Africa, 1900-1940 / Helen Tilley -- Natural histories of infectious disease: ecological vision in Twentieth-Century biomedical science / Warwick Anderson -- The scale politics of emerging diseases / Nicholas B. King -- Gender and the economy of health on the Santa Fe Trail / Conevery Bolton Valencis -- Geographies of hope: mining the frontiers of health in Denver and beyond, 1870-1965 / Gregg Mitman -- Living is for everyone: border crossings for community, environment, and health / Giovanna di Chiro -- Mapping a zoonotic disease: Anglo-American efforts to control bovine tuberculosis before World War I / Susan Jones -- Clever microbes: bacteriology and sanitary technology in Manchester and Chicago during the progressive age / Harold Platt -- Harold Knapp and the geography of normal controversy: radioiodine in the historical environment / Scott Kirsch -- The artificial nature of fluoridated water: between nations, knowledge, and material flows / Christopher Sellers -- The Fruits of ill-health: pesticides and workers' bodies in post-World War II California / Linda Nash -- Poisoned food, poisoned uniforms, and anthrax, or, how guerillas die in war / Luise White -- Oral history, subjectivity and environmental reality: occupational health histories in Twentieth-Century Scotland / Ronnie Johnston and Arthur McIvor -- The work of illness: the science and politics of Chernobyl-exposed populations / Adriana Petryna -- Uncertain exposures and the privilege of imperception: activist scientists and race at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency / Michelle Murphy -- From Bhopal to the informating of environmentalism: risk communication in historical perspective / Kim Fortun
Control code
000149333
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780226532516
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 149333
  • 155307
  • (OCoLC)ocm55997109

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