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The Resource Trading the genome : investigating the commodification of bio-information, Bronwyn Parry

Trading the genome : investigating the commodification of bio-information, Bronwyn Parry

Label
Trading the genome : investigating the commodification of bio-information
Title
Trading the genome
Title remainder
investigating the commodification of bio-information
Statement of responsibility
Bronwyn Parry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a groundbreaking work that draws on anthropology, history, philosophy, business and law, Parry links firsthand knowledge of the operation of the bioprospecting industry to a sophisticated analysis of broader economic, regulatory, and technological transformations to reveal the complex economic and political dynamics that underpin the new global trade in bio-information
Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parry, Bronwyn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biotechnology
  • Germplasm resources
  • Bioinformatics
  • SCIENCE
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • SCIENCE
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biotechnology
  • Germplasm resources
  • Bioprospektion
  • Biomaterial
  • Informationsökonomie
  • Genbibliothek
  • Genomics
  • Commodification
  • Biotechnology
  • Biological Specimen Banks
  • Computational Biology
  • Biodiversity
  • Biological Specimen Banks
  • Biological Specimen Banks
  • Commerce
  • Computational Biology
  • Conservation of Natural Resources
  • Developed Countries
  • Developing Countries
  • Drug Industry
  • Ecosystem
  • Ownership
  • Plants
  • Biology
  • Life Sciences, other
  • Natural Sciences
Label
Trading the genome : investigating the commodification of bio-information, Bronwyn Parry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of author's PHD thesis entitled The fate of the collections--University of Cambridge, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-308) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The collection of nature and the nature of collecting -- Speedup: accelerating the social and spatial dynamics of collecting -- New collectors, new collections -- The fate of the collections -- Taming the slippery beast: regulating trade in bio-information -- Back to the future
Control code
ocn216947256
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231509299
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/parr12174
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgsv35
  • 35bb2115-59d9-4238-b9e4-5c2cd0688fc6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)216947256
Label
Trading the genome : investigating the commodification of bio-information, Bronwyn Parry
Publication
Note
Revision of author's PHD thesis entitled The fate of the collections--University of Cambridge, 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-308) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The collection of nature and the nature of collecting -- Speedup: accelerating the social and spatial dynamics of collecting -- New collectors, new collections -- The fate of the collections -- Taming the slippery beast: regulating trade in bio-information -- Back to the future
Control code
ocn216947256
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 319 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231509299
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/parr12174
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgsv35
  • 35bb2115-59d9-4238-b9e4-5c2cd0688fc6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)216947256

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