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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 387–409.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Susan Squier The rhetoric of risk and safety has shaped, and unfortunately limited, our contemporary reservoir of responses to H5N1, the avian flu virus. This essay turns to an old children's story, “The Story of Chicken-Licken,” to recover the folk wisdom obscured with the development...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (4): 789–804.
Published: 01 October 2007
...; and the use of nuclear weapons. Other threats are natural events: hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis, and contagious pathogens such as avian flu. These threats could disrupt public services and cause mass...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (3): 527–549.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Biopolitics: Animal Studies, Factory Farms, and the Advent of Deading Life .” PhaenEx 8 , no. 2 : 135 – 60 . Stokholm N. M. . 2010 . “ Causes of Mortality in Commercial Organic Layers in Denmark .” Avian Diseases 54 , no. 4 : 1241 – 50 . Stuart Diana Schewe Rebecca L...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1983) 82 (3): 282–287.
Published: 01 July 1983
... could not be more apt. The phoenix in Egyptian religion is the avian embodi­ ment of the sun god that consumes itself in fire and rises rejuvenated out of its own ashes. There would seem to be no better metaphor for the breeder reactor, whose fission process was once thought to be like the sun itself...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (4): 769–787.
Published: 01 October 2007
... that intelligent design ought to be taught; and with scientists mobilizing against such unwarranted political and religious intru- sion into the science curriculum, this and the so- called avian flu looked like...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (2): 247–265.
Published: 01 April 2016
... that the extension of GMOs beyond their implantation area is a simple uncertain possibility, and nothing more. The way France dealt with the so-called avian flu (caused by H5N1, a highly pathogenic virus) in the winter of 2005–6 can enable us to define the general logic of this chrono-biopolitics: during...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1989) 88 (4): 757–787.
Published: 01 October 1989
... passion. Marlowe doesn t mention which avian species we wring, but I suspect it must be a nightingale specifically, Philomel. Ravished in voice as well as body, Philomel has tried for millennia to tell her story, first in woven characters and then in song. But the literary tradition has wrung her neck...