Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 February 2017

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190624477

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The Politics of Fear

Médecins sans Frontières and the West African Ebola Epidemic

Edited by Michiel Hofman and Sokhieng Au

  • Médecins sans Frontières's commissioned, independent analysis of Ebola 2014, the defining health event of our century so far
  • A vital historical and political document for both auditing our response to the disease and informing future responses
  • Contains insights highly relevant to current and future epidemics, including Zika and other looming threats
  • Comprises 11 in-depth chapters on the extent and politics of the outbreak, supplemented with four vignettes from persons on the ground during the response

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