By Steve Hinchliffe,Nick Bingham,John Allen,Simon Carter

ISBN-10: 111899759X

ISBN-13: 9781118997598

ISBN-10: 1118997603

ISBN-13: 9781118997604

Pandemics, epidemics and nutrients borne illnesses are an incredible international problem. targeting the foodstuff and farming sector, and mobilising social concept in addition to empirical enquiry, Pathological Lives investigates present ways to biosecurity and ask how pathological lives may be effectively ‘regulated’ with out making existence extra harmful as a result.  

  • Uses empirical and social theoretical assets built during a 40-month learn venture entitled ‘Biosecurity borderlands’
  • Focuses at the meals and farming area, the place the new release and next transmission of disorder has the facility to arrive pandemic proportions
  • Demonstrates the significance of a geographical and spatial research, drawing jointly social, fabric and organic techniques, in addition to nationwide and overseas examples
  • The e-book makes 3 major conceptual contributions, reconceptualising illness as positioned issues, the spatial or topological research of occasions and a reformulation of biopolitics
  • Uniquely brings jointly conceptual improvement with empirically and politically expert paintings on infectious and zoonotic illness, to provide a well timed and critical contribution to either social technology and to coverage debate

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