The panic virus : a true story of medicine, science, and fear
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New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011.
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Format
Book
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Physical Desc
xvi, 429 pages ; 25 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781439158647 , 1439158649 , 9781439165676, 143916567X

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-410) and index.
Description
A searing account of how vaccine opponents have used the media to spread their message of panic, despite no scientific evidence to support them.
Description
In this searching exposé, the recent hysteria over childhood vaccinations and their alleged link to autism becomes a cautionary tale of bad science amplified by media sensationalism.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Mnookin, S. (2011). The panic virus: a true story of medicine, science, and fear (First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.). Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Mnookin, Seth. 2011. The Panic Virus: A True Story of Medicine, Science, and Fear. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Mnookin, Seth. The Panic Virus: A True Story of Medicine, Science, and Fear New York: Simon & Schuster, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Mnookin, Seth. The Panic Virus: A True Story of Medicine, Science, and Fear First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition., Simon & Schuster, 2011.

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