The Health of Nations: Infectious Disease, Environmental Change, and Their Effects on National Securityand Development

The Health of Nations: Infectious Disease, Environmental Change, and Their Effects on National Securityand Development

by Andrew T. Price-Smith
     
 

The relationship among infectious disease, environmental change, international prosperity, and political stability.See more details below

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The relationship among infectious disease, environmental change, international prosperity, and political stability.

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ISBN-13:
9780262162036
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
11/01/2001
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1Bridging the Gap: A Consilient Methodology21
2A Smoking Gun: Preliminary Statistical Evidence49
3Disease, Destitution, and Development77
4Infectious Disease and Security117
5Environmental Change and Disease Proliferation141
Conclusion171
Notes185
Index215

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