Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 May 2022

192 Pages

10.9 x 8.6 inches

ISBN: 9780192848390

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A Geography of Infection

Spatial Processes and Patterns in Epidemics and Pandemics

Second Edition

Matthew R. Smallman-Raynor, Andrew D. Cliff, J. Keith Ord, and Peter Haggett

  • Written in an approachable style, this resource draws together years of research on the spatial aspects of medical geography
  • Features a chapter on the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Includes over 100 full-colour maps and diagrams - some of which are in colour for the first time
  • Written by four world experts, who have worked together regularly since the mid 1970s in places as unalike as remote Icelandic communities, Cotswold parishes, Italian archives, a kaleidoscope of US states and counties, Fijian islands, and in archives from WHO Geneva to CDC Atlanta

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