Ebola: Selected full-text books and articles
Questions and Answers concerning Ebola Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL), October 1, 2014
Viruses, Plagues, and History Oxford University Press, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 10 "Ebola"
Ebola: Why the Death and Suffering? New African, No. 542, August-September 2014
Experimental Therapies Target Ebola: Candidate Drugs and Vaccines Could Help End Epidemic Science News, Vol. 186, No. 6, September 20, 2014
Time to Put Ebola in Context: Viruses That Cause Haemorrhagic Fevers Have Been Popularized by the Media as Fierce Predators That Threaten to Devastate Global Populations. Professor Melissa Leach Says There Is Much to Learn from Combining Local and Scientific Knowledge in Dealing with These Deadly Pathogens Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Vol. 88, No. 7, July 2010
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Ebola Fears Come Home Anxiety Normal, Outbreak Unlikely in U.S., Experts Say Ebola: Media Attention Will Be High Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL), October 6, 2014
Some Good News about Ebola: It Won't Spread as Fast as Other Epidemics Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL), October 2, 2014
Agents of Bioterrorism: Pathogens and Their Weaponization Columbia University Press, 2005
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "Ebola Viruses"
Is the "Poor Man's Atomic Bomb" about to Explode? USA TODAY, Vol. 143, No. 2832, September 2014
DNA Clarifies Ebola Outbreak's Origin: West Africa's Epidemic Stems from Just One Infected Person Science News, Vol. 186, No. 6, September 20, 2014
The U.S. Is Sitting on Promising Ebola Vaccines; the Disease Is Spreading Faster and Farther, but Lack of Funds and Short Attention Spans Keep a Cure at Bay Newsweek, Vol. 163, No. 6, August 15, 2014
Smuggled Bushmeat Is Ebola's Back Door to America; Tons of African Bushmeat Are Smuggled into the U.S., Some of It Festering with a Deadly Virus Newsweek, Vol. 163, No. 8, August 29, 2014
Compassion Fatigue: How the Media Sell Disease, Famine, War, and Death Routledge, 1999
Librarian’s tip: "The Doomsday Disease: Ebola, Zaire, May 1995" begins on p. 80
Risk and Technological Culture: Towards a Sociology of Virulence Routledge, 2002
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 7 "Emergent Pathogen Virulence: Understanding Epidemics in Apocalypse Culture"
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