Politics and Economy of the Coronavirus Pandemic in Historical Perspective: A Webinar with Vinay Lal

Review of Human Rights

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Title Politics and Economy of the Coronavirus Pandemic in Historical Perspective: A Webinar with Vinay Lal
 
Creator Lal, Vinay
 
Subject Coronavirus
Colonialism
globalization
technology
nationalism
 
Description In this webinar Vinay Lal discusses the coronavirus pandemic from a historical perspective. He argues that although there have always been pandemics the present one is historically unprecedented with respect to the massive scope of state intervention. He further discusses how modern states with their advanced healthcare systems could not deal with the viral disease. He also sheds some light on how technology and globalization are related to the pandemic.
 
Publisher Society of Social Science Academics
 
Date 2020-10-03
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Non-Refereed Commentaries
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://reviewhumanrights.com/index.php/RHR/article/view/147
10.35994/rhr.v6i1.147
 
Source Review of Human Rights; Vol. 6 No. 1 (2020): Review of Human Rights; 23-56
2520-7032
2520-7024
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://reviewhumanrights.com/index.php/RHR/article/view/147/65
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Vinay Lal
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0
 

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