ABSTRACT

Recently there has been a growing awareness of the need to conduct sound and inclusive interdisciplinary research in key academic and applied areas. Interdisciplinary Food Safety Research answers the increasing calls to better understand and analyze the impact of food safety efforts. By collecting a wide range of multidisciplinary examples, the tex

chapter 1|24 pages

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Developing a Probabilistic Risk Analysis Model: Applications to a Beef Slaughterhouse

ByTanya Roberts, Clare Narrod, Scott Malcolm, Mohammed Modarres

chapter 2|18 pages

Comparative Costs of Pathogen Reduction Strategies for Australian Beef Slaughter Plants

ByVartguess Markarian, Neil H. Hooker, Elsa A. Murano, Gary R. Acuff, Stephen Carroll

chapter 3|26 pages

Institutional Arrangements and Incentive Structures for Food Safety and Quality Assurance in the Food Chain

ByJill E. Hobbs, John Spriggs, Andrew Fearne

chapter 4|18 pages

Quantifying Phytosanitary Barriers to Trade

ByHugh Bigbsy, Carolyn Whyte

chapter 5|34 pages

Food Safety Issues in Developing Nations: A Case Study of Brazil

ByElisabete Salay, José Luiz Pereira, Adriana Zenlotti Mercadante, Flávia Maria Netto, Suzi Barletto Cavalli

chapter 6|18 pages

Product Liability and Food Safety: The Resolution of Food Poisoning Lawsuits

ByJean C. Buzby, Paul D. Frenzen, Barbara Rasco

chapter 7|20 pages

Consumer Acceptance of Irradiated Meats

ByJohn Fox, Christine Bruhn, Stephen Sapp

chapter 8|24 pages

Evaluating Impact of Food Safety Control on Retail Butchers

ByAdrian Peters, Matthew Mortlock, Chris Griffith, David Lloyd

chapter 9|22 pages

Assessing the Bases of Food Safety Concerns

ByRex H. Warland, Robert O. Herrmann, Arthur Sterngold

chapter 10|6 pages

Lessons Learned, Current Trends, and Future Needs

ByElsa A. Murano, Neal H. Hooker