(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2008)

Document title

Domopolitics and disease : HIV/AIDS, immigration, and asylum in the UK

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

INGRAM A. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of geography, Univ. College, London, ROYAUME-UNI


Drawing on literatures in governmentality, biopolitics, and security, the A. examines the politics of HIV/AIDS, immigration and asylum from 1997 to 2007 with reference to the reactionary press coverage that influenced policy formation and judicial rulings in this period. He traces the emergence of a “domopolitical” rationality in press reporting in terms of a number of imaginative geographies, and he suggests that they are both biopolitical and connected with the colonial dimensions of the present


Article of periodic

published at : Environment and planning. D. Society & space / ISSN 0263-7758

Editor : Pion, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1983)

Millesime : 2008, vol. 26, no5 [pp. 875-894]

Bibliographic references : 4 p.



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