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Biosecurity in the global age : biological weapons, public health, and the rule of law

Author: David P Fidler; Lawrence O Gostin
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford Law and Politics, an imprint of Stanford University Press, [2008] ©2008
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"Biosecurity in the GlobalAge offers a comprehensive analysis of the dramatic transformations reshaping how the international community addresses biological weapons and infectious diseases. Fidler and Gostin argue that the arms control approach first outlined in the Biological Weapons Convention no longer dominates, and they identify four emerging policy trends - the criminalization of biological weapons, the  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David P Fidler; Lawrence O Gostin
ISBN: 9780804750295 0804750297
OCLC Number: 162118891
Description: xi, 306 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: the challenge of biosecurity in the twenty-first century --
part I. Biosecurity and biological weapons. The problem of biological weapons ; The new world of biological weapons governance --
part II. Biosecurity and public health. The securitization of public health ; The new world of public health governance --
part III. Biosecurity, the rule of law, and globalized governance. Biosecurity and the rule of law ; Globalizing governance: toward a global biosecurity concert ; Conclusion: the burden and opportunity of biosecurity in the global age.
Responsibility: David P. Fidler and Lawrence O. Gostin.
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