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The Resource Biosocialities, genetics and the social sciences : making biologies and identities, edited by Sahra Gibbon and Carlos Novas

Biosocialities, genetics and the social sciences : making biologies and identities, edited by Sahra Gibbon and Carlos Novas

Label
Biosocialities, genetics and the social sciences : making biologies and identities
Title
Biosocialities, genetics and the social sciences
Title remainder
making biologies and identities
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sahra Gibbon and Carlos Novas
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
576.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH430
LC item number
.B58 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QZ 50
NLM item number
G32826 2008
Label
Biosocialities, genetics and the social sciences : making biologies and identities, edited by Sahra Gibbon and Carlos Novas
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : biosocialities, genetics and the social sciences / Sahra Gibbon and Carlos Novas -- Charity, breast cancer activism and the iconic figure of the BRCA carrier / Sahra Gibbon -- Brains, pedigrees, and promises : lessons from the politics of autism genetics / Chloe Silverman -- Biosociality and susceptibility genes : a cautionary tale / Margaret Lock -- Biology, sociality and reproductive modernity in Ecuadorian in-vitro fertilization : the particulars of place / Elizabeth F.S. Roberts -- Biosociality and biocrossings : encounters with assisted conception and embryonic stem cells in India / Aditya Bharadwaj -- Synecdochic ricochets : biosocialities in a Jerusalem IVF clinic / Michal Nahman -- Patients, profits and values : myozyme as an exemplar of biosociality / Carlos Novas -- Biocapital as an emergent form of life : speculations on the figure of the experimental subject / Kaushik Sunder Rajan -- Afterword : concept work / Paul Rabinow
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 198 p.
Isbn
9780415401388
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007001043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • MARS
  • (OCoLC)ocn368160995
Label
Biosocialities, genetics and the social sciences : making biologies and identities, edited by Sahra Gibbon and Carlos Novas
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : biosocialities, genetics and the social sciences / Sahra Gibbon and Carlos Novas -- Charity, breast cancer activism and the iconic figure of the BRCA carrier / Sahra Gibbon -- Brains, pedigrees, and promises : lessons from the politics of autism genetics / Chloe Silverman -- Biosociality and susceptibility genes : a cautionary tale / Margaret Lock -- Biology, sociality and reproductive modernity in Ecuadorian in-vitro fertilization : the particulars of place / Elizabeth F.S. Roberts -- Biosociality and biocrossings : encounters with assisted conception and embryonic stem cells in India / Aditya Bharadwaj -- Synecdochic ricochets : biosocialities in a Jerusalem IVF clinic / Michal Nahman -- Patients, profits and values : myozyme as an exemplar of biosociality / Carlos Novas -- Biocapital as an emergent form of life : speculations on the figure of the experimental subject / Kaushik Sunder Rajan -- Afterword : concept work / Paul Rabinow
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 198 p.
Isbn
9780415401388
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007001043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • MARS
  • (OCoLC)ocn368160995

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