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The securitisation of avian influenza: International discourses and domestic politics in Asia

Curley, Melissa; Herington, Jonathan


Infectious disease outbreaks primarily affect communities of individuals with little reference to the political borders which contain them; yet, the state is still the primary provider of public health capacity. This duality has profound effects for the way disease is framed as a security issue, and how international organisations, such as the World Health Organization, assist affected countries. The article seeks to explore the role that domestic political relationships play in mediating the...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Review of International Studies
DOI: 10.1017/S0260210510000537


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