The Politics of Vaccination: A Global History (Social Histories of Medicine MUP Series) by Christine Holmberg
English | Apr. 16, 2017 | ISBN: 1526110881 | 361 Pages | PDF | 20 MB
Mass vaccination campaigns are political projects that presume to protect individuals, communities, and societies. Like other pervasive expressions of state power - taxing, policing, conscripting - mass vaccination arouses anxiety in some people but sentiments of civic duty and shared solidarity in others.