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Apollo's arrow : the profound and enduring impact of coronavirus on the way we live / Nicholas A. Christakis.

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  • 22 of 24 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 362.196 CHR APO (Text) 34207002361120 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville 362.1962 CHR (Text) 76895000332843 1st Floor New Books Reshelving -
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Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 362.196 CHRISTAKIS (Text) 32826014287684 New Books Checked out 05/24/2021
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch 362.1962.c Christakis, Nicholas (Text) 78294000278580 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville 362.1962 CHRISTAK (Text) 33946003675571 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 362.1962 CHRISTAKIS (Text) 37500004721672 Nonfiction Checked out 05/27/2021
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  • ISBN: 9780316628211
  • ISBN: 0316628212
  • Physical Description: xvi, 368 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown Spark, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-356) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
An infinitesimal thing -- An old enemy returns -- Pulling apart -- Grief, fear, and lies -- Us and them -- Banding together -- Things change -- How plagues end.
Summary, etc.:
A deep, science-backed look at how the coronavirus pandemic will change the way we live forever -- from renowned physician and sociologist Nicholas Christakis. APOLLO'S ARROW offers a riveting account of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on American society as it unfolded in 2020, and on how the recovery will unfold in the coming years. Drawing on a combination of fascinating case studies and cutting-edge research from a range of scientific disciplines, bestselling author, physician, and sociologist Nicholas Christakis explores what it means to live in a time of plague -- an experience that is paradoxically uncommon to the vast majority of humans who are alive, yet deeply fundamental to our species as a whole. Unleashing new divisions in our society and new opportunities for cooperation, this 21st century pandemic has upended our society in ways that will test, but not vanquish, our already frayed culture's capacity to endure and thrive. Featuring many novel, provocative arguments and vivid examples ranging across medicine, history, sociology, epidemiology, data science, and genetics, APOLLO'S ARROW envisions what happens when the great force of a deadly germ meets the enduring reality of our evolved social nature.
Subject: COVID-19 (Disease) > Social aspects.
COVID-19 (Disease) > Psychological aspects.
Epidemics > Social aspects.
Physical fitness > Health aspects.

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