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Weak state structures: "State capacity," the ability of a state to preserve its monopoly over the legitimate use of violence, as well as its ability to provide public goods that its citizens demand, is a critical factor in the contagiousness of instability and conflict.
This was the New England Quarterly Journal of Medicine and Surgery, of Boston, which contains one of the most remarkable essays in the history of American medical journalism, Oliver Wendell Holmes' "The contagiousness of puerperal fever.
Most of the persons who were aware of contagiousness of disease associated TB spread through saliva, and sharing of eating utensils etc.
Its trademark symptoms, such as hacking, productive cough, chest pain, fever, were accurately identified by Hippocrates in the fifth century BC; its contagiousness was established as early as the eleventh century AD; and the bacterium that causes it was isolated by Robert Koch in 18822.
During one of his early stints at the Morning Post in 1800, he admits in a letter that he is proud of the contagiousness of his words in print:
He blamed his depression on the contagiousness of theirs.
The themes found within this research objective were: (a) the contagiousness of inquiry with other teachers, and (b) students' initial struggle into less structured learning.
If there is a contagiousness of secession in Africa, then it was first promoted by the Arabs in Eretria, and suggested by Ghadafi for the Nigerians.
The contagiousness of childbed fever": a short history of puerperal sepsis and its treatment.
But geographical proximity also has its price, and absent from Morocco were those who considered the country's experience an exception to the transnational virus of terrorism, which would also strike Morocco, if not directly, then through the contagiousness of terrorism from which no country can be safe.
TB's contagiousness was well-known (and even over-blown) by both the black and white communities; the disease's high profile meant a general awareness that a passenger's subway and streetcar rides to and from work each day could have been spent unknowingly sitting or standing next to someone carrying this silent threat.