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Cover for Looking ahead.

This chapter looks at the impact and economic costs of the COVID-19 lockdown to tourism, as well as the future of air travel, attractions and tourism to developing countries after the lockdown.

Author(s)
Harrison, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245899)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Postscript: COVID-19 and elephant tourism, a preliminary analysis.

The COVID-19 pandemic had major and rapid consequences for tourism, ending almost all activity and causing immense problems for elephant tourism. This postscript provides an early review of the evolving situation. It looks at the effects of COVID-19 on international tourism and on elephant tourism...

Author(s)
Laws, E.; Koldowski, J.; Font, X.; Scott, N.; Angkawanish, T.; Brask, N.; Turner, D.; Rittichainuwat, B.; Rattanaphinanchai, S.; Roberts, J.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245868)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Conclusions: pilgrimage during and after the pandemic crisis.

This chapter discusses the adaptability and resilience of the phenomenon of pilgrimage. This was particularly evident during the pandemic crisis. Alternative forms of pilgrimages, such as spiritual pilgrimage, virtual pilgrimage and hyper-real reality, replacements of travellers, and creation of...

Author(s)
Liutikas, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245653)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Interactions of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae</i> with other pathogens and economic impact.

This chapter describes the technical and economic impacts of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae interactions with respiratory bacterial and viral pathogens, parasitic infections and mycotoxins. The effects of these combinations on the clinical outcome and the underlying mechanisms of the interactions are...

Author(s)
Marois-Créhan, C.; Segalés, J.; Holtkamp, D.; Chae ChanHee; Deblanc, C.; Opriessnig, T.; Fablet, C.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789249941)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Conclusion: tourism and development in the face of uncertainty and chaos.

This concluding chapter suggests that the coronavirus crisis and its consequences can be considered from the perspective of chaos theory. This proposes that chaotic systems - including tourism - although subject to periods of disorder or chaos, inevitably self-organize into a new form of order and...

Author(s)
Sharpley, R.; King, B.; Dieke, P. U. C.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242812)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The effect of the coronavirus on garden tourism.

This chapter is essentially a postscript written as the effects of COVID-19 changed, so dramatically, the nature of garden operation and visitation. Much of the impact is drawn from the American Public Gardens Association (APGA) surveys of its member gardens in March (the immediate effects) and...

Author(s)
Benfield, R. W.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241761)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Ectoparasites in cattle: flies.

This chapter focuses on the tick Ixodes ricinus and the common flies that are found in temperate cattle farms, particularly those in the family Muscidae, which are commonly described as nuisance or biting flies. All these species can play important roles as vectors of several viral, bacterial and...

Author(s)
Forbes, A. B.
ISBN
2021 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789245158)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The immune system of the chicken.

In this chapter, the chicken immune response, structure of the avian immune system, cells and effectors of the chicken immune system, genetic resistance to infection, and autoimmunity in the chicken were discussed.

Author(s)
Wigley, P.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245042)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The genetics of disease resistance in poultry.

This chapter provides an overview of the advances in genetic, genomic and functional genomic studies of resistance in major infectious bacterial, viral and parasitic diseases in chickens. Section 3.5 then gives an example of how chicken resistance to Campylobacter colonization could be enhanced...

Author(s)
Psifidi, A.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245042)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Avian reoviruses - viral arthritis.

The epidemiology, prevalence, clinical signs, pathology, diagnosis, prevention and control of viral arthritis in poultry caused by avian reoviruses are described.

Author(s)
Jones, R. C.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245042)
Type
Book chapter

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