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Flexible bodies

Emily Martin

Flexible bodies

tracking immunity in American culture from the days of polio to the age of AIDS

by Emily Martin

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical anthropology -- United States.,
    • Immunity -- Social aspects.,
    • Immune system -- Social aspects.,
    • Americans -- Health and hygiene.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-310) and index.

      StatementEmily Martin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN296.5.U6 M37 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1427883M
      ISBN 100807046264
      LC Control Number93039065


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