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Stuck : how vaccine rumors start - and why they don't go away / Heidi J. Larson.

Larson, Heidi, (author.).

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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780190077242
  • ISBN: 0190077247
  • Physical Description: xli, 157 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
On rumor -- Dignity and distrust -- On risk -- Volatility of opinion -- Wildfires -- Emotional contagion -- The power of belief.
Summary, etc.:
Vaccine reluctance and refusal are no longer limited to the margins of society. Debates around vaccines' necessity -- along with questions around their side effects -- have gone mainstream, blending with geopolitical conflicts, political campaigns, celebrity causes, and "natural" lifestyles to win a growing number of hearts and minds. Today's anti-vaccine positions find audiences where they've never existed previously. Stuck examines how the issues surrounding vaccine hesitancy are, more than anything, about people feeling left out of the conversation. A new dialogue is long overdue, one that addresses the many types of vaccine hesitancy and the social factors that perpetuate them. To do this, Stuck provides a clear-eyed examination of the social vectors that transmit vaccine rumors, their manifestations around the globe, and how these individual threads are all connected. --Amazon.
Subject: Vaccination > Public opinion.
Immunization > Public opinion.
Anti-vaccination movement.
Communication in public health.
Public health > Citizen participation.
Rumor.
Genre: Health. > Health care.
Nonfiction.

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