Year of publication: 2012
Jacqueline Druga THE FLU For being there, listening, and inspiring, this book is dedicated to my oldest child, Noah. If the epidemic continues its mathematical rate of acceleration, civilization could easily disappear from the face of the earth. The Army Surgeon General, 1918 Acknowledgement It takes many people to write a book. They are they backbone of drive for me. Because of that I wish to thank: My children are my best inspiration. The love I have for them, no matter how many years go by, ...
Keywords: contagion infection influenza plague
Year of publication: 2000
Malcolm Gladwell The Tipping Point To my parents, Joyce and Graham Gladwell Introduction For Hush Puppies the classic American brushed-suede shoes with the lightweight crepe sole the Tipping Point came somewhere between late 1994 and early 1995. The brand had been all but dead until that point. Sales were down to 30,000 pairs a year, mostly to backwoods outlets and small-town family stores. Wolverine, the company that makes Hush Puppies, was thinking of phasing out the shoes that made them ...
Keywords: causation contagion(social psychology) context effects(psychology) social psychology