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Essays examine the language of epidemiology used in the war on terror, the repressive effects of global disease surveillance, and films and novels that enact the perplexities of contagion in a global context.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
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  1. Contents
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. vii-ix
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  1. Introduction: The Hydra of Contagion
  2. pp. 3-24
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  1. 1. Rethinking the War on Terror: New Approaches to Conflict Prevention and Management in the Post-9/11 World
  2. pp. 25-43
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  1. 2. Epidemic Intelligence: Toward a Genealogy of Global Health Security
  2. pp. 44-70
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  1. 3. The Aesthetic Emergency of the Avian Flu Affect
  2. pp. 71-98
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  1. 4. Bio Terror: Hybridity in the Biohorror Narrative, or What We Can Learn from Our Monsters
  2. pp. 99-122
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  1. 5. Contagion, Contamination, and Don DeLillo’s Post–Cold War World-System: Steps toward a Haptical Theory of Culture
  2. pp. 123-148
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  1. 6. Contagion of Intellectual Traditions in Post-9/11 Novels
  2. pp. 149-173
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  1. Bibliography
  2. pp. 175-187
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  1. Notes on Contributors
  2. pp. 189-191
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 193-202
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780295804200
Related ISBN
9780295991733
MARC Record
OCLC
811563696
Launched on MUSE
2012-10-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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