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False alarm : the truth about the epidemic of fear

False alarm : the truth about the epidemic of fear (Loan 2 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Siegel, Marc (Marc K.)
Title Statement
False alarm : the truth about the epidemic of fear / Marc Siegel.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Hoboken, N.J. :   John Wiley & Sons ,   c2005.  
Physical Medium
ix, 246 p. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0471678694 (cloth)
Content Notes
Introduction : the fear epidemic -- Why are we so afraid? -- It works for animals but not for us -- Our culture of worry -- Playing politics with fear -- Disasters : real or imagined -- Finding things to worry about -- Profiting from fear -- Anthrax -- Insects, pox, and lethal gas -- SARS -- Flu -- Cows, birds, and humans -- The fear prophets -- Is there a cure for fear?.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-235) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Fear -- Social aspects. Epidemics -- Social aspects. Security (Psychology) Social control.
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505 0 ▼a Introduction : the fear epidemic -- Why are we so afraid? -- It works for animals but not for us -- Our culture of worry -- Playing politics with fear -- Disasters : real or imagined -- Finding things to worry about -- Profiting from fear -- Anthrax -- Insects, pox, and lethal gas -- SARS -- Flu -- Cows, birds, and humans -- The fear prophets -- Is there a cure for fear?.
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