Cholera Outbreak in Victorian London
Learning Goal: I’m working on a health & medical question and need guidance to help me learn.
- Document the relationship between the worst cholera outbreak in Victorian London and the development of public health practices resulting in sustainable living conditions.
- Consider the impact of such developments on culture and society. Students will submit a reflective essay response to a TEDTalk presented by Steven Johnson titled, A Guided Tour of the Ghost Map. He discusses the work of Dr. John Snow.
- The essay should be at least 3-5 paragraphs long to summarize key details and explain the cultural or societal connection of interest with the public health practices highlighted in this presentation.
Remember to include the appropriate reference citations for the TEDTalk and any additional resources you consult to support your reflective claims. Be sure to proofread your work. This essay should be written entirely in your own words. Do not quote from any sources. The intent is to expand your knowledge and thoughtfulness through this reflective essay assignment while gaining an understanding of this valuable resource.