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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 419–425.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Andrew Lakoff This essay situates the current discussion of vaccination politics within a broader trajectory of reflection on risk, rationality, and reflexive modernization. It argues that contemporary vaccine resistance is indicative less of antiscientific or antigovernmental sentiments than...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 361–386.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Press . Branswell Helen . 2007 . “ Poor Countries Insisting on Bird Flu Rules: They Want Fair Share of Vaccines .” Hamilton Spectator , February 12 . Braun Bruce . 2007 . “ Biopolitics and the Molecularization of Life .” Cultural Geographies 14 , no. 2 : 6 – 28...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 457–464.
Published: 01 September 2012
... study the prevalence of antibodies in the blood of potentially exposed human populations; millions of sick or exposed chickens have been culled, and millions more have been vaccinated; national and international pandemic preparedness...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 407–408.
Published: 01 September 2015
... to rise despite—or somehow because of—a lack of demonstrable proof of the impact of ads. Andrew Lakoff’s “Vaccine Politics and the Management of Public Reason” takes a step back from the recent measles outbreak and public backlash against parents who have not fully vaccinated their children, situating...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 269–276.
Published: 01 May 2018
.... References Armus Diego . 2011 . The Ailing City: Health, Tuberculosis, and Culture in Buenos Aires, 1870–1950 . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Armus Diego . 2016 . “ On TB Vaccines, Patients’ Demands, and Modern Printed Media in Times of Biomedical Uncertainties: Buenos Aires...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (2): 257–263.
Published: 01 May 2006
... and ruined a federal system that relied on locally operated radio stations to broadcast civil defense warnings. •  It is no accident that flu vaccine is in short supply or that the U.S. govern- ment wants to impose user fees...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (2): 247–271.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., and the occurrence of accidents. Planners can then target intervention into the social milieu that will improve collective well-being.5 Exam- ples of population security mechanisms include mass vaccination, urban water and sewage systems, guaranteed...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 475–497.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of a polio vaccine trial conducted just two years before the start of the Madras Study, concessions to local needs, such as those made by Fox, raised questions about the validity of the study procedure and the universality of its results. Such concerns were quite possibly more deeply felt in the early years...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 267–292.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., and 6 mobile units (République du Niger 1988). Other health facilities included 31 pedi- atric units where infants and toddlers are given checkups and vaccinated, and 72 maternity centers. In 1979, there were also 3 antituberculosis centers (République du Niger 1980...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (2): 357–366.
Published: 01 May 2007
... That is because today, like the nineteenth century, is marked by a concerted effort to come up with a vaccine for that great obstacle to boundless productivity: fatigue. Two years ago and a thousand or so miles from Wall Street, the state of Mis- souri had 2,788 methamphetamine production equipment seizures...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 441–466.
Published: 01 September 2021
... opposition to the vaccine), or the wisdom of the state (consider Sweden, where well-meaning but misguided authorities gambled on a herd immunity strategy that proved lethal). But nowhere else do we find so much ideological support for hyperindividualism, unbridled freedom, and racial privilege...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 471–480.
Published: 01 May 2011
... as surrender to slavery now becomes technique of self-­rule. The poison of habit becomes a vaccine of disciplined practice, and swaraj, distin- guished from the worldview of violent revolutionaries whose attacks on authority evince lack of restraint, embraces authority as mastery. Said differently...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 367–392.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Britain, conscience was widely associated with opposition to compulsory vaccination ( Durbach 2001 ). For twentieth-century pacifists, conscience was primarily about war and killing. The modern human rights movement saw conscience as linked to political prisoners. And for twenty-first-century conservative...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 235–260.
Published: 01 May 2017
... for the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization that lists the various European and North American donors, led by America entrepreneur Bill Gates, who contributed monies to fund vaccination programs in nineteen of “the world’s poorest countries.” The article is accompanied by several photographs leading...
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Public Culture (1990) 3 (1): 119–132.
Published: 01 January 1990
... suppose that in the matter of education they have complete freedom and may arrange everything as they like None the less, society has a right to compel parents to send their children to school, to have them vaccinated, and so forth. The disputes that have arisen in France between...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 467–477.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... But is vaccination not the artifice of an infection calculated precisely so as to allow the organism to become immune to a savage infection? Health, as the expression of the produced body [the body as product], is lived...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (1): 55–84.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., in the Congo), capable not only of penetrating the mountains and striding across rivers but also of submitting entire countries to compulsory collective vaccination with- out wondering too much about the health consequences of such campaigns, or of gathering and keeping peasants in villages while forcing...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 289–303.
Published: 01 September 2021
... cough, shortness of breath, and fatigue months after infection. By Election Day in November, the United States was heading into another surge of the virus, and public health experts warned Americans to brace for a long and difficult winter. December held the hope of a vaccine, but logistical hurdles...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 331–348.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and the prison system.47 When Edward Jenner discovered the smallpox vaccine, he first tested it on prisoners before offering it to the public. “No one could argue,” Gandhi claimed, “that the free population was thereby humiliated.” Now that fingerprints had been freed from the “enslaving law” that targeted...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 657–675.
Published: 01 September 1995
... alcohol is the only anaesthetic, and vaccinations and health insurance are nonexistent. A lively sense for the harshness of life- so long a given in moral philosophy - has become a casualty of what Norbert Elias calls the civilizing process...