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The elusive embryo : how women and men approach new reproductive technologies

Author: Gay Becker
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the industry of reproductive technology. This book scrutinizes an array of medical options available to women and men with fertility problems and assesses the toll - both financial and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Case studies
Interviews
Cas, Étude de
Entretiens
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gay Becker
ISBN: 0520224302 9780520224308
OCLC Number: 468724461
Notes: Glossaire. Bibliogr. p. 297-314.
Description: X-320 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: AcknowledgmentsIntroduction: From Personal Experience to Research1. Consuming Technologies2. Confronting Notions of Normalcy3. The Embattled Body4. Genes and Generations5. Experiencing Risks6. Taking Action7. Selling Hope8. Decisions about Donors9. Embodied Technology10. Shifting Gears11. Redefining Normalcy12. Women Rethinking Parenthood13. Rewriting the Family14. Performing Gender
Responsibility: Gay Becker.
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