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The Resource Unstable frontiers : technomedicine and the cultural politics of "curing" AIDS, John Nguyet Erni

Unstable frontiers : technomedicine and the cultural politics of "curing" AIDS, John Nguyet Erni

Label
Unstable frontiers : technomedicine and the cultural politics of "curing" AIDS
Title
Unstable frontiers
Title remainder
technomedicine and the cultural politics of "curing" AIDS
Statement of responsibility
John Nguyet Erni
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on diverse sources, from popular media to medical literature to cultural theory, Erni shows how the dual discourse of curability/incurability frames the way we think about and act on issues of medical treatment for AIDS
Cataloging source
IOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Erni, John Nguyet
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS (Disease) in mass media
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • Mass Media
  • Social Conditions
  • Sida
  • Sida dans les médias
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • AIDS (Disease) in mass media
  • AIDS (Disease)
Label
Unstable frontiers : technomedicine and the cultural politics of "curing" AIDS, John Nguyet Erni
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-160) 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
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Paralysis or Breakthrough: The Making and Unmaking of AZT; 2 Articulating the (Im)possible: The Contradictory Fantasies of "Curing" AIDS; 3 Temporality and the Politics of AIDS Science; or, How to Kill Time in an Epidemic; 4 Power and Ambivalence: The Conjunctural Crises of Technomedicine and AIDS Treatment Activism; 5 An Epistemology of Curing; Appendix: A Summary of the Major Treatment-Related Stories Reported on Network Television News, 1985-1992; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn232159881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 166 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816685646
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttp4cq9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232159881
Label
Unstable frontiers : technomedicine and the cultural politics of "curing" AIDS, John Nguyet Erni
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-160) 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
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Paralysis or Breakthrough: The Making and Unmaking of AZT; 2 Articulating the (Im)possible: The Contradictory Fantasies of "Curing" AIDS; 3 Temporality and the Politics of AIDS Science; or, How to Kill Time in an Epidemic; 4 Power and Ambivalence: The Conjunctural Crises of Technomedicine and AIDS Treatment Activism; 5 An Epistemology of Curing; Appendix: A Summary of the Major Treatment-Related Stories Reported on Network Television News, 1985-1992; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn232159881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 166 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816685646
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttp4cq9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232159881

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