The Resource Vaccination controversies : a reference handbook, David E. Newton

Vaccination controversies : a reference handbook, David E. Newton

Label
Vaccination controversies : a reference handbook
Title
Vaccination controversies
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
David E. Newton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides coverage of the history and background of vaccination issues in the United States and around the world, along with a detailed examination of the issues related to the use of vaccination today. Overviews the scientific basis for and history of immunization as a method for protecting individuals against disease, along with a review of the social, political, and economic issues related to the use of immunization in both human and animal populations
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
614.4/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA638
LC item number
.N495 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Series statement
Contemporary world issues
Label
Vaccination controversies : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Background and History. Infectious diseases in history ; Epidemics in early human history ; The nature of infectious diseases ; Major infectious diseases ; Smallpox ; Poliomyelitis ; Dengue fever ; Hepatitis C ; The human immune system ; Primary immune response ; Secondary immune response ; Vaccination ; The language of vaccinology ; The history of vaccination ; Variolation ; From variolation to vaccination -- 2. Problems, Controversies, and Solutions. A brief history of opposition to vaccination ; The English vaccination laws ; Anti-vaccinationism in the United States ; Vaccination laws in the United States ; Vaccination laws worldwide ; Vaccination epidemics ; Kyoto, Japan: 1948 ; Complications resulting from DTP ; Vaccinations: mid-1970s ; Polio: 1955 ; Rotavirus: 1999 ; The legal status of vaccination ; Modern anti-vaccinationism ; Vaccines cause illness ; The vaccine-autism link ; Vaccines and the Gulf War Syndrome ; Vaccines do not work ; Big business and big government ; Alternatives to vaccination ; Too aggressive vaccination schedules ; Threats from thimerosal and adjuvants ; Aluminum compounds ; Squalene ; Old wine in new bottles ; The human papillomavirus vaccine ; Where to from here? -- 3. Perspectives. HPV vaccine for all / Bob Roehr ; HPV diseases ; Other benefits ; HPV vaccine mandates: little benefit, real harm / Diane M. Harper ; Vaccine shortages: a perspective / Dean A. Haycock ; Sounds of death: whooping cough and vaccine refusal / Benjamin Radford ; Anti-vaccination fears ; Vaccination doubts / Louise Kuo Habakus ; Federal law and mandatory vaccination / Stephen Lendman ; Hepatitis B vaccine and multiple sclerosis / Joan R. Callahan ; Consequences ; What went wrong? -- 4. Profiles. Baruch S. Blumberg (1925-2011) ; Dale and Betty Bumpers Vaccine Research Center ; Every Child by Two ; Ian Frazer (1953- ) ; Maurice Hilleman (1919-2005) ; Immunization Action Coalition ; Edward Jenner (1749-1823) ; Albert Z. Kapikian (1930- ) ; Pearl Kendrick (1890-1980) and Grace Eldering (1901-1988) ; Shibasaburo Kitasato (1852-1931) ; Douglas R. Lowry and John T. Schiller ; Jacques Miller (1931- ) ; National Vaccine Information Center ; Ruth S. Nussenzweig (1928- ) ; Paul A. Offit (1951- ) ; Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) ; Stanley A. Plotkin (1932- ) ; Gaston Ramon (1886-1963) ; Benjamin A. Rubin (1917-2010) ; Albert Sabin (1906-1993) ; Jonas Salk (1914-1995) ; Viera Scheibner (1935- ) ; Vaccine Education Center ; Vaccination Risk Awareness Network, Inc. ; Emil von Behring (1854-1917) ; Andrew Wakefield (1957- ) ; Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689-1762) -- 5. Data and Documents. Data: National and state vaccination coverage among children aged 19-35 months, United States, 2010 ; Recommended immunization schedule ; Approved vaccines and their effectiveness ; Coverage of two major vaccination schedules worldwide, 1980-2010 ; Documents: Letter from Lady Mary Wortley Montagu about variolation in Turkey (1717) ; Boylston's inoculation efforts in colonial Boston (1726) ; An act to Secure General Vaccination (1855) ; Jacobson v. Massachusetts, 197 U.S. 11 (1905) ; Poliomyelitis Vaccination Assistance Act, P.l. 377 Chapter 863 (1955) ; Vaccination Assistance Act of 1962 (42 USC Sec. 247b) ; National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986 (Public law 99-660) ; Measles Eradication Program (1966) ; Project Bioshield Act, P.l. 108-276 (2004) ; Project Bioshield Assessment (2007) ; Executive Order RP65 (State of Texas) (2007) ; Texas House Bill 1098 (2007) ; Cedillo and Cedillo vs. Secretary of Health and Human Services (2010) ; Frequently asked questions about thimerosal (ethylmercury) (2011) ; Exemption from vaccination -- 6. Resources -- 7. Chronology
  • Background and history -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Perspectives -- Profiles -- Data and documents -- Resources -- Chronology
Control code
ocn842883911
Extent
1 online resource (373 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610693127
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29960629
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)842883911
  • pebco1610693124

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