Format: Audio CD
Publisher: HighBridge Audio; Unabridged edition (September 30, 2014)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 7.3 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
Upon turning into a brand new mom, Eula Biss addresses a protracted of fear—fear of the govt, the clinical institution, and what's on your child’s air, nutrients, bed, medication, and vaccines. She unearths that you simply can't immunize your baby, or your self, from the world.In this daring, interesting booklet, Biss investigates the metaphors and myths surrounding our perception of immunity and its implications for the person and the social physique. As she hears a growing number of fears approximately vaccines, Biss researches what they suggest for her personal baby, her instant neighborhood, the USA, and the realm, either traditionally and within the current second. She extends a talk with different moms to meditations on Voltaire’s Candide, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring, Susan Sontag’s AIDS and Its Metaphors, and past. On Immunity is a relocating account of ways we're all interconnected—our our bodies and our fates.