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Title

MMR mobilisation: Citizens and science in a British vaccine controversy

Author

Leach, Melissa

Description

This paper explores the controversy over measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine in Britain through the lenses of social movement theory and social studies of science. It examines the reasons for this debate and why it has failed to reach closure.

File No

IDS-WP247

Agency

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Date

Sep-05

Subject(s)

Science, Mobilisation, Vaccination, MMR

Pages

37

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