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Philip Alcabes

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Philip Alcabes

Philip Alcabes, the author of Dread: How Fear and Fantasy Have Fueled Epidemics From the Black Death to Avian Flu (PublicAffairs), is associate professor of urban public health at Hunter College, the City University of New York.


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Why is our public health policy driven by fear?