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Books, Journals, New Media
June 25, 2003

Immunology, Society

Author Affiliations

Books, Journals, New Media Section Editor: Harriet S. Meyer, MD, Contributing Editor, JAMA; David H. Morse, MS, University of Southern California, Norris Medical Library, Journal Review Editor.

JAMA. 2003;289(24):3309-3311. doi:10.1001/jama.289.24.3309-a

Historians confidently use such titles as The Age of Voltaire, The Age of Reason, The Age of Napoleon, The Age of Jackson, etc, to capture the dominating idea or person that characterizes their period of study. But how to sum up the contemporary world? Recent contenders include The Age of Intelligent Machines (artificial intelligence), The Age of Sacred Terror (the threat of al-Qaeda), and, now, The Age of Immunology.

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