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Primate visions : gender, race, and nature in the world of modern science

Author: Donna Jeanne Haraway
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 1989.
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Haraway's discussions of how scientists have perceived the sexual nature of female primates opens a new chapter in feminist theory, raising unsettling questions about models of the family and of heterosexuality in primate research.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Haraway, Donna Jeanne.
Primate visions.
New York : Routledge, 1989
(OCoLC)555643149
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donna Jeanne Haraway
ISBN: 0415901146 9780415901147 0415902940 9780415902946
OCLC Number: 19672184
Description: ix, 486 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Primate colonies and the extraction of value --
Teddy bear patriarchy : taxidermy in the Garden of Eden, New York City, 1908-36 --
Pilot plant for human engineering : Robert Yerkes and the Yale Laboratories of Primate Biology, 1924-42 --
Semiotics of the naturalistic field : from C.R. Carpenter to S.A. Altmann, 1930-55 --
Re-instituting western primatology after World War II --
Apes in Eden, apes in space : mothering as a scientist for National Geographic --
Remodeling the human way of life : Sherwood Washburn and the new physical anthropology, 1950-1980 --
Metaphors into hardware : Harry Harlow and the technology of love --
Bio-politics of a multicultural field --
Women's place is in the jungle --
Jeanne Altmann : time-energy budgets of dual career mothering --
Linda Maria Fedigan : models for interventions. Adrienne Zihlman : the paleoanthropology of sex and gender --
Sarah Blaffer Hrdy : investment strategies for the evolving portfolio of primate females --
Reprise : science fiction, fictions of science, and primatology.
Responsibility: Donna Haraway.

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