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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/74174
Description: Local epidemic curves during the 1918–1919 influenza pandemic were often characterized by multiple epidemic waves. Identifying the underlying cause(s) of such waves may help manage future pandemics. W ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/74171
Description: Health and healthcare have always been central considerations in geographical gerontology. This paper reviews progress in this part of the field over the past decade (1995–2006) and also looks to the ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/8884
Description: The 1918–1919 influenza pandemic stands as one of the greatest natural disasters of all time. In a little over a year the disease affected hundreds of millions of people and killed between 50 and 100 ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/22208
Description: 4 page(s)
Date: 2005
Subject Keyword: 160400 Human Geography
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/11733
Description: 25 page(s)
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/80589
Description: Growing diversity is focusing attention on the range of different student learning styles. This study assesses whether geographers have a predominant learning style and whether this varies between and ... More
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Authors: McCracken, Kevin
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/78831
Description: This brief note examines population growth in central Sydney over the past two intercensal periods, highlighting the difficulties the Australian Bureau of Statistics has had in accurately tracking thi ... More
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Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 160400 Human Geography
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/11790
Description: In mid 1918 Australian quarantine officials became aware of an influenza epidemic emerging in Europe. A the year unfolded, they watched as the epidemic developed into pandemic proportions and cut a sw ... More
Authors: McCracken, Kevin
Date: 2002
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/11825
Description: In the international health status ‘league tables’, Australia ranks among the best in the world. For example, on the measure of healthy life expectancy (that is, disability-adjusted life expectancy), ... More
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Authors: McCracken, Kevin
Date: 2001
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/564
Description: Use of the Australian Bureau of Statistics' SEIFA scores has almost become an automatic practice in area-based research on socio-economic status (SES) corrrelates of health inequalities in Australia i ... More
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