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AnthraxThe Investigation of a Deadly Outbreak$
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Jeanne Guillemin

Print publication date: 1999

Print ISBN-13: 9780520222045

Published to California Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520222045.001.0001

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“The World is Global”

“The World is Global”

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(p.263) 26 “The World is Global”
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Anthrax
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Jeanne Guillemin

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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520222045.003.0026

This chapter revisits some of the people the author had previously interviewed on the anthrax epidemic. It reveals that the families of the victims do not think of the past anymore, and then considers their views about the future. The chapter notes that the old repressions are quickly dissolving as communication flows through many channels, and that the globalizing world does not show any signs of becoming more egalitarian or of promoting justice, also stressing that the fear of poverty also fuels the fear of terrorism.

Keywords:   old repressions, communication, globalizing world, egalitarian, poverty, justice, terrorism

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