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Alexandre White

  • Assistant Professor of Sociology


  • Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Alexandre White examines social effects of infectious epidemic outbreaks in both historical and contemporary settings as well as the global mechanisms that produce responses to outbreaks.

White's book, "A Social History of International Disease Response," explores the historical roots of international responses to epidemic threats. It also examines how certain epidemic outbreaks become global threats while others do not.

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