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The Resource Fear, wonder, and science in the new age of reproductive biotechnology, Scott Gilbert and Clara Pinto-Correia ; foreword by Donna Haraway

Fear, wonder, and science in the new age of reproductive biotechnology, Scott Gilbert and Clara Pinto-Correia ; foreword by Donna Haraway

Label
Fear, wonder, and science in the new age of reproductive biotechnology
Title
Fear, wonder, and science in the new age of reproductive biotechnology
Statement of responsibility
Scott Gilbert and Clara Pinto-Correia ; foreword by Donna Haraway
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How does one make decisions today about in vitro fertilization, abortion, egg freezing, surrogacy, and other matters of reproduction? This book provides the intellectual and emotional intelligence to help individuals make informed choices amid misinformat
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilbert, Scott F.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Correia, Clara Pinto
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  • Human reproductive technology
  • Human genetics
  • Biotechnology
  • Reproductive Techniques, Assisted
  • Reproduction
  • SCIENCE
  • Biotechnology
  • Human genetics
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Biotechnologie
  • Embryonalentwicklung
  • Ethik
  • Extrakorporale Befruchtung
  • Reproduktionsmedizin
Label
Fear, wonder, and science in the new age of reproductive biotechnology, Scott Gilbert and Clara Pinto-Correia ; foreword by Donna Haraway
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Foreword / Donna Haraway -- Part I. The importance of the story -- Conceptual detox: Returning to Hogwarts to learn human embryology / Scott Gilbert -- Stories of infertility and its conquest: The sisterhood of Bloody Mary / Clara Pinto-Correia -- Part II. Fertilization and its discontents -- Fertilization: Two cells at the verge of death cooperate to form a new body that lasts decades / Scott Gilbert -- Fertility Rites: Artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization / Clara Pinto-Correia -- Part III. The Mother And Her Fetus -- Normal development and the beginning of human life: why scientists are being asked theological questions and why theologians are being asked scientific questions / Scott Gilbert -- Technological motherhood / Clara Pinto-Correia -- Part IV. Improving the human condition through biology: the reality and the fantasy -- Cloning animals, cells, and genes: Where did cloning come from, and where is it going to right now? / Scott Gilbert -- Glory days: my personal account of cloning / Clara Pinto-Correia -- Part V. Epilogues -- Infertility Wars: how life feels after everything fails, and, by the way, how do we survive it? / Clara Pinto-Correia -- The human condition of fear and wonder: in celebration of bodies / Scott Gilbert -- Appendix A. Field guide to assisted reproductive technologies / Scott Gilbert
Control code
on1001359816
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231544580
Lccn
2017000477
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/gilb17094
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1022361
  • 22573/ctt1tk8hk1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1001359816
Label
Fear, wonder, and science in the new age of reproductive biotechnology, Scott Gilbert and Clara Pinto-Correia ; foreword by Donna Haraway
Publication
Copyright
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
Foreword / Donna Haraway -- Part I. The importance of the story -- Conceptual detox: Returning to Hogwarts to learn human embryology / Scott Gilbert -- Stories of infertility and its conquest: The sisterhood of Bloody Mary / Clara Pinto-Correia -- Part II. Fertilization and its discontents -- Fertilization: Two cells at the verge of death cooperate to form a new body that lasts decades / Scott Gilbert -- Fertility Rites: Artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization / Clara Pinto-Correia -- Part III. The Mother And Her Fetus -- Normal development and the beginning of human life: why scientists are being asked theological questions and why theologians are being asked scientific questions / Scott Gilbert -- Technological motherhood / Clara Pinto-Correia -- Part IV. Improving the human condition through biology: the reality and the fantasy -- Cloning animals, cells, and genes: Where did cloning come from, and where is it going to right now? / Scott Gilbert -- Glory days: my personal account of cloning / Clara Pinto-Correia -- Part V. Epilogues -- Infertility Wars: how life feels after everything fails, and, by the way, how do we survive it? / Clara Pinto-Correia -- The human condition of fear and wonder: in celebration of bodies / Scott Gilbert -- Appendix A. Field guide to assisted reproductive technologies / Scott Gilbert
Control code
on1001359816
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231544580
Lccn
2017000477
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/gilb17094
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1022361
  • 22573/ctt1tk8hk1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1001359816

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