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Teaching Quarantines have tried to keep out disease for thousands of years

Quarantines have tried to keep out disease for thousands of years

Editor's note: The introduction was updated 3/10/2020 to reflect more recent information.

Leslie S. Leighton, Visiting Lecturer of History, Georgia State University
The Conversation

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Are quarantines necessary for public health?
STANDARDS:
RI.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RI.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

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