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  1. Global cities, glocal fauna: animals and the urban British Atlantic, 1660–1800

    Contributor(s):: Wells, Andrew

  2. Digging down into the global urban past

    Contributor(s):: Hart, Emma, Dantas, Mariana

  3. Animal traffic : making, remaking and unmaking commodities in global live wildlife trade

    Contributor(s):: Rosemary-Claire Magdeleine Solange Collard

    Against mass species loss and escalating concern over declining biodiversity, legal and illegal trade in wildlife is booming. Annually, it generates tens of billions of dollars and involves the circulation of billions of live and dead animals worldwide. This dissertation examines one dimension of...

  4. Fishing for a Sustainable Future

    Contributor(s):: Stoll, Mary Lyn

  5. De la mondialisation considérée comme une tauromachie

    Contributor(s):: Saumade, Frédéric

  6. Genetic defects or generative prototypes? Competing models for livestock improvement in southern Bolivia

    Contributor(s):: Bolton, Maggie

  7. Is Siberian reindeer herding in crisis? Living with reindeer fifteen years after the end of socialism

    Contributor(s):: Anderson, David G.

  8. A Translocal Perspective: Mustang Images in the Cultural, Economic and Political Landscape

    Full-text: Available

    Contributor(s):: Karen Dalke

    Translocal spaces are created out of the process of globalization whereby interventions such as electronic media and migration radically change social relations and breakdown the isomorphism of space, place, and culture [1]. This approach is useful in examining the controversy surrounding the...

  9. The ecology of globalization: the wolf at the global door

    Contributor(s):: Weaver, Thomas

  10. Jul 25 2014

    Zoonoses Conference 2014

    Zoonoses 2014 conference is scheduled for 25th – 26th July at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. It follows on from the highly successful inaugural conference that was held in Sydney in...

  11. Biotechnology and global justice

    Contributor(s):: Smith, T.

    The paper explores two questions regarding agricultural biotechnology, one descriptive, and one evaluative. What role is agricultural biotechnology likely to play in globalization? And is the diffusion of ag biotech likely to move us closer to a just global order? The debate is restricted to just...

  12. Meeting consumer concerns for food safety in South Korea: the importance of food safety and ethics in a globalizing market

    Contributor(s):: Kim, R. B.

    As the issue of food safety became one of the important public agenda, consumer concern for food safety became the general public concern. The Korea U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA) completion allowing import of U.S. beef to Korea has turned into a massive public uproar and a series of...

  13. The ethics of constrained choice: how the industrialization of agriculture impacts farming and farmer behavior

    Contributor(s):: Hendrickson, M. K., James, H. S., Jr.

    This paper considers how the industrialization of agriculture has altered the ways in which agricultural production occurs and the ways these new production systems impact farmer-level decision-making in ethically important ways. It is shown that as markets become increasingly concentrated, the...

  14. Virgil, vigilance, and voice: agrifood ethics in an age of globalization

    Contributor(s):: Busch, L.

    Some 2000 years ago, Virgil wrote 'The Georgics', a political tract on Roman agriculture in the form of a poem. This paper argues that we are currently in need of a new Georgics that addresses the two key issues of our time: 'vigilance' and 'voice'. This need is a result of rising global trade in...

  15. Toying with the world: Children, virtual pets and the value of mobility

    Contributor(s):: Ruckenstein, Minna

  16. Sharing space: Can ethnoprimatology contribute to the survival of nonhuman primates in human-dominated globalized landscapes?

    Contributor(s):: Lee, P. C.

  17. The impact of BSE and FMD on ethics and democratic process. (Special issue: Farm animal diseases in context)

    Contributor(s):: Murphy-Lawless, J.

    The recent crises of BSE and FMD in the United Kingdom have revealed widespread concerns on the part of farmers and consumers about government regulations and handling of animal movements, animal welfare, and food safety. Both crises raised issues of government accountability and the lack of...