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Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — Public Health and Epidemiology.

1 In communicable disease control, contact with a source of a disease agent that leads to transmission of the agent to a new host.

2 In environmental...

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exposure

Carl Schaschke.

in A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 46 words.

The amount of a toxic or harmful substance to which a person is exposed. The exposure may be in the

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Exposure

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 154 words.

1. The variable whose causal effect is to be estimated. Examples of exposures assessed by epidemiological studies are environmental and

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Exposure

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online July 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 165 words.

1. The variable whose causal effect is to be estimated. Examples of exposures assessed by epidemiological studies are environmental

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Annette Kuhn and Guy Westwell.

in A Dictionary of Film Studies

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film. 517 words.

The measurement and control of light for filming. Exposure is based on the relationship between the sensitivity of the recording

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Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Law

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 132 words.

Under the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (s 66) a person is guilty of exposure if he or she intentionally exposes

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Exposure

Margaret Iversen.

in Photography, Trace, and Trauma

February 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 7236 words.

A traumatic theory of photography is developed in this chapter. It is established that Freud’s model of memory and trauma lie behind Walter Benjamin’s influential description of early...

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Media Studies.

1. In conventional photography, the chemical reaction caused by allowing light rays to reach the photosensitive film for a fraction of a second. The amount of light reaching...

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. (in behaviour therapy) a method of treating fears and phobias that involves confronting the individual with the situation he has been avoiding, so allowing the fears to wane...

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

It is an offence under the Sexual Offences Act 2003 for a person of either sex intentionally to expose his genitals with the intention that someone will see them and be alarmed or...

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — Public Health and Epidemiology.

1 In communicable disease control, contact with a source of a disease agent that leads to transmission of the agent to a new host.

2 In environmental...

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