Marie-Andrée Jacob

Marie-Andrée Jacob is Professor of Law in the School of Law and Centre for Law and Social Justice at the University of Leeds. She is interested in the ways regulation and other decision-making mechanisms shape and get shaped by healthcare settings. She is leading the AHRC project Making it to the Registers: documenting migrant carers’ experiences of registration and fitness to practise (makingregisters.leeds.ac.uk) and from 2024 will co-lead the AHRC Research Network on The Choreography of Consent: Experiments in dance/law research.

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Vital Circulations and Circuits: Reflections around vitality and the biopolitical regulation of its flows

Vital Circulations and Circuits: Reflections around vitality and the biopolitical regulation of its flows


Most of us probably feel well-schooled in the nature of respiratory viruses after a blistering global pandemic and frequent news items of the latest outbreak of another strain of COVID-19 or influenza. For many, a headache, a sneeze, or a new and persistent cough directs our attention within and across the circulations that simultaneously sustain […]