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Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007555-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0755-5
...CHAP TER TWO biosecurity concerns and the surveillance of zoonoses Red Herring In November 2013, I was taking part in a meeting of the consortium An- tigone (Anticipating the Global Onset of Novel Epidemics) at the Pasteur Institute in Paris. I was the only anthropologist in a network of...
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012047-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1204-7
... all returned positive for the disease (Thaler 2013). For those initial weeks of the outbreak, at least, pedv changed the tenor of breed- ing farm labor from one of maximizing life to solemnly caretaking death. An TWO THE HERD Intimate Biosecurity & Posthuman Labor 46 CH AP TE R TW O acquaintance told...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373827-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7382-7
Published: 31 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007517-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0751-7
...8H5N1 and the Aesthetics of Biosecurity From Danger to Risk Limor Samimian- Darash In the winter of 2012, I received a phone call from William Law, a member of the National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity (nsabb), who had shared information and insights with me during my fieldwork on...
Published: 29 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375999-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7599-9
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
... While multiple species of ontological amphibians were proliferating in Panama, many other species of literal amphibians became imperiled as a result of commercial development and an emergent fungal disease. Conservationists began building a global assemblage of biosecure holding facilities and...
Published: 19 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376279-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... framed their work in Cameroon as a global biosecurity issue, based on the idea that new, unknown viruses circulating among local apes and monkeys could pass to humans through the hunting and eating of “bushmeat” by Cameroonian populations. The chapter analyses how local artists and citizens criticized...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373643-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... against tropical diseases as an emerging biosecurity assemblage that shapes cascading scales of intervention. It identifies problems presented by the flows of “mutable mobiles”—deadly viruses, their animal and human carriers—as well as spatializing techniques from the molecular to the zoonotic to the...
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... crystallization of such global-local interactions, with mainly American scientific experiments seeking access to Asian bodies and data, and Singaporean concerns about building biomedical expertise, economy, and biosecurity in the region. The book is positioned in “an anthropology of the future.” It argues for the...
Published: 17 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1204-7
... LAGOON SIX 40 1.9 WORKER HOUSING 41 1.10 SHIPPING HOGS 42 1.11 COM PANY UNIFORMS 43 2.1 BIOSECURITY PYRAMID 67 3.1 AI 71 3.2 INITIALED SOW 73 3.3 SOW #6 WORKSHOP 75 3.4 BREEDING SOWS 76 3.5 FEEDERS 78 3.6 COWBOY HAT 80 3.7 CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 82 3.8 FARROWING ROOM 84 3.9 SOW IN FARROWING CRATE 86...
Published: 19 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... framed their work in Cameroon as a global biosecurity issue, based on the idea that new, unknown viruses circulating among local apes and monkeys could pass to humans through the hunting and eating of “bushmeat” by Cameroonian populations. The chapter analyses how local artists and citizens criticized...
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By Alex Blanchette
Published: 17 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1204-7
..., and the cycle of 1.10 SHIPPING HOGS A hog s snout pokes out of a truck as it travels on the route to slaughter. 1.11 COM PANY UNIFORMS As part of biosecurity protocols, farm employees shower at each worksite and wear laundered uniforms. The com pany supplies boots and coveralls. 44 CH AP TE R ON E...
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By Alex Blanchette
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012047-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1204-7
... skirmishes, 19, 250n25; prioritizing singular organisms, 50; tangible totalities in, 25; as totalizing, 245; types of, 15. See also factory farms Agrosuper (Super- Pollo), 57 alternative agriculture, 163 animal husbandry, 146 animality: American politics of, 88; versus animals, 26; and biosecurity, 66; and...
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012580-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1258-0
... examines how this scientific model of viral emergence became the basis for a program of biosecurity interventions on China s farms in the global quest to prevent the next pandemic. I trace the Food and Agriculture Organ ization s initial response to the reemergence of hpai h5n1 in 2003, and in par tic u...
Published: 31 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007517-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0751-7
... biosecurity aesthetics: danger and, 207 12; h5n1 avian influenza virus crisis and, 26, 200 220; internal vs. external risks and, 207 14; national context for, 221n3; in United States, 205 7 Page numbers in italics refer to figures. 286 IN D Ex Biotechnology Research in an Age of Terrorism (Fink Report), 207...
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By Lyle Fearnley
Published: 23 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1258-0
... participate in discussions on biosecurity and preparedness that Stephen or ga nized with An- drew Lakoff, along with Carlo Caduff and Frédéric Keck, which helped shape the research prob lems and questions I address here. During my gradu ate studies at University of California, Berkeley, Paul Rabinow inspired...
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By Aihwa Ong
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... biosecurity assemblage that shapes cascading scales of intervention. It identifies problems presented by the flows of “mutable mobiles”—deadly viruses, their animal and human carriers—as well as spatializing techniques from the molecular to the zoonotic to the national and global scales. In addition...
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By Lyle Fearnley
Published: 23 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1258-0
... examines how this scientific model of viral emergence became the basis for a program of biosecurity interventions on China s farms in the global quest to prevent the next pandemic. I trace the Food and Agriculture Organ ization s initial response to the reemergence of hpai h5n1 in 2003, and in par tic u...
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By Lyle Fearnley
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012580-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1258-0
...I N D E X affinity access strategies: overview of, 127; banquets, 137 38; borderlines, drawing of, 152; and politics, 151; and stratifica- tion, 196 97; technical transfer, 139; and veterinary training programs, 197 agriculture: and biosecurity, 73; Mao era, 14 15; versus conservation, 106; and...
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By Frédéric Keck
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007555-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0755-5
...Conclusion In this book, I have connected discussions about the anticipation of the future in the global circulation of biotechnologies with debates about rela- tions between humans and animals in local contexts, thus combining an anthropology of biosecurity with an anthropology of hunter- gatherer...