Tuberculosis and the Anxieties of Containment: Emerging Infections in the Global City

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNetworked Disease: Emerging Infections in the Global City
Subtitle of host publicationEmerging Infections in the Global City
EditorsHarris Ali, Roger Keil
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages186-200
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9781405161336
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 12 2009

Keywords

  • Focus on racial susceptibility as genetically defined and obscuring political economy of racism
  • Globalization, development, containment
  • Mitigating transmission of tuberculosis - means increasing directly observed therapy (DOT)
  • Susceptibility, immunity, race
  • Tuberculosis and anxieties of containment
  • Urbanization and boundaries of infection

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