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Author Wallace, Rodrick.

Title Collective consciousness and its discontents : institutional distributed cognition, racial policy, and public health in the United States / Rodrick Wallace, Mindy T. Fullilove
Published New York : Springer Science+Business Media, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 205 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction -- Consciousness and distributed cognition -- Formal theory -- Pathologies of collective consciousness -- Disease and collective consciousness -- The failure of AIDS control and treatment in the US -- Final remarks -- Mathematical appendix
Summary "This book is written as a series of nearly independent chapters, and can be read at markedly different mathematical levels."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-201) and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer e-books
Subject Baars, Bernard J. Cognitive theory of consciousness
AIDS (Disease) -- Diagnosis -- United States.
AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention.
AIDS (Disease) -- Transmission -- United States.
AIDS (Disease) -- Treatment -- United States.
Distributed cognition -- Mathematical models.
Information theory.
Form Electronic book
Author Fullilove, Mindy Thompson.
LC no. 2007939054
ISBN 0387767649