Issue 20(4): Symposium–Viral Trajectories

Issue 20(4): Symposium–Viral Trajectories

Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, Volume 20, Issue 4

Guest editors: Paul Komesaroff, Ross Upshur, Edwina Light, Ian Kerridge & Michael Chapman


Remembering Miles Little (28.12.33 – 30.9.23)

Ian Kerridge, Wendy Lipworth, Christopher F. C. Jordens & Paul A. Komesaroff

Recent Developments

Data Breach Notification Laws—Momentum Across the Asia-Pacific Region

Megan Prictor


The full text of all the symposium articles are available to read using the links below**.

Lead Essay—Viral Trajectories

Paul Komesaroff, Ross Upshur, Edwina Light, Ian Kerridge & Michael Chapman

The Question of the Origins of COVID-19 and the Ends of Science

Paul A. Komesaroff & Dominic E. Dwyer

When Black Health, Intersectionality, and Health Equity Meet a Pandemic

Keisha Ray

Meme Science, Pandemic Preparedness, and the Trajectory of Failure

Ross Upshur

While Icarus Falls: Conditions for Pandemic Ethics

Arthur W. Frank

COVID, Vulnerability, and the Death of Solidarity: “Who Do We Not Save?”

Jackie Leach Scully

The Fragility of Scientific Rigour and Integrity in “Sped up Science”: Research Misconduct, Bias, and Hype and in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge, Cameron Stewart, Diego Silva & Ross Upshur

Pandemic Racism: Lessons on the Nature, Structures, and Trajectories of Racism During COVID-19

Amanuel Elias & Jehonathan Ben

The Virus and the Atmosphere: Reviewing the Trajectory of Human History

Peter Wagner

The Voices of the Dead

Alphonso Lingis

Regulating Movement in Pandemic Times

Regina Jefferies, Tiarne Barratt & Chi Chi Huang, Alison Bashford

Right Versus Wrong: A Qualitative Appraisal With Respect to Pandemic Trajectories of Transgender Population in Kerala, India

Kesavan Rajasekharan Nayar, S. Vinu, Lekha D. Bhat & Surabhi Kandaswamy

COVID-19 and Climate Change: Re-thinking Human and Non-Human in Western Philosophy

Genevieve Lloyd

Radicalizing Hope

Michael Chapman & Paul Komesaroff

Reimagining Relationships: Multispecies Justice as a Frame for the COVID-19 Pandemic

Danielle Celermajer & Philip McKibbin

Data Sharing During Pandemics: Reciprocity, Solidarity, and Limits to Obligations

Diego S. Silva & Maxwell J. Smith

Deconstructing COVID Time

Claire Colebrook

Reelin’ In The Years: Age and Selective Restriction of Liberty in the COVID-19 Pandemic

David Motorniak, Julian Savulescu & Alberto Giubilini

Toward Planetary Health Ethics? Refiguring Bios in Bioethics

Warwick Anderson

COVID-19 and Biopolitics: An Essay on Iran

Kamyab Makhdoomi Sharabiani, Mohammad Kiasalar, Hamidreza Namazi, Younes Shokrkhah, Alireza Parsapour, and Ehsan Shamsi-Gooshki

Ethical Considerations in Decentralized Clinical Trials

Barbara E. Bierer & Sarah A. White

Vaccine Mandates and Cultural Safety

Richard Matthews & Kelly Menzel

**Some symposium papers are Open Access or Free Access, giving readers the ability to read and/or download and print. Others are available to read-only under “SharedIt” publishing options.

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