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The Resource Assisting reproduction, testing Genes : global encounters with new biotechnologies, edited by Birenbaum-Carmeli and Marcia C. Inhorn

Assisting reproduction, testing Genes : global encounters with new biotechnologies, edited by Birenbaum-Carmeli and Marcia C. Inhorn

Label
Assisting reproduction, testing Genes : global encounters with new biotechnologies
Title
Assisting reproduction, testing Genes
Title remainder
global encounters with new biotechnologies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Birenbaum-Carmeli and Marcia C. Inhorn
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following the routinization of assisted reproduction in the industrialized world, technologies such as in vitro fertilization, preimplantation genetic diagnosis, and DNA-based paternity testing have traveled globally and are now being offered to couples in numerous non-Western countries. This volume explores the application and impact of these advanced reproductive and genetic technologies in societies across the globe. By highlighting both the cross-cultural similarities and diverse meanings that technologies may assume as they enter multiple contexts, the book aims to foster understanding of
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1957-
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  • Birenbaum-Carmeli, Daphna
  • Inhorn, Marcia C.
Series statement
Fertility, reproduction and sexuality
Series volume
v. 18
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  • Medicine
  • Chemical engineering
  • Engineering
  • Genetic Services
  • Culture
  • Reproductive Techniques
  • Genetic Techniques
  • Diagnostic Services
  • Sociology
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
  • Social Change
  • Genetic Testing
  • Reproductive Techniques, Assisted
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Health Services
  • Diagnosis
  • Investigative Techniques
  • Preventive Health Services
  • Population Characteristics
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Therapeutics
  • Social Sciences
  • Community Health Services
  • Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment
  • Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services
  • Anthropology
  • SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Chemical engineering
  • Engineering
  • Medicine
  • Medicine
  • Gynecology & Obstetrics
  • Health & Biological Sciences
Label
Assisting reproduction, testing Genes : global encounters with new biotechnologies, edited by Birenbaum-Carmeli and Marcia C. Inhorn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title page-Assisting Reproduction, Testing Genes; Contents; Introduction; Part I-Families and Beyond: Reproductive Technologies and New Social Orders; Chapter 1-East in West?; Chapter 2-Cultural Meanings of Assisted Reproductive Technologies; Chapter 3-Middle Eastern Masculinities in the Age of Assisted Reproductive Technologies; Part II-Couples and Others: Assisting Reproduction with Third Parties; Chapter 4-The Traffic Between Women; Chapter 5-Law, Ethics, and Donor Technologies in Shia Iran; Chapter 6-Inappropriate Relations; Chapter 7-Contested Surrogacy and The Gender Order
  • Part III-Testing Genes and Using Gells: Encounters with Advanced Genetic TechnologiesChapter 8-The Genesis of Embryos and Ethics in Vitro; Chapter 9-Assisted Life; Chapter 10-Doubt is the Mother of All Invention; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn645100606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845459413
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612627996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j0ktm
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645100606
Label
Assisting reproduction, testing Genes : global encounters with new biotechnologies, edited by Birenbaum-Carmeli and Marcia C. Inhorn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title page-Assisting Reproduction, Testing Genes; Contents; Introduction; Part I-Families and Beyond: Reproductive Technologies and New Social Orders; Chapter 1-East in West?; Chapter 2-Cultural Meanings of Assisted Reproductive Technologies; Chapter 3-Middle Eastern Masculinities in the Age of Assisted Reproductive Technologies; Part II-Couples and Others: Assisting Reproduction with Third Parties; Chapter 4-The Traffic Between Women; Chapter 5-Law, Ethics, and Donor Technologies in Shia Iran; Chapter 6-Inappropriate Relations; Chapter 7-Contested Surrogacy and The Gender Order
  • Part III-Testing Genes and Using Gells: Encounters with Advanced Genetic TechnologiesChapter 8-The Genesis of Embryos and Ethics in Vitro; Chapter 9-Assisted Life; Chapter 10-Doubt is the Mother of All Invention; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn645100606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845459413
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612627996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j0ktm
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645100606

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