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Romancing the sperm : shifting biopolitics and the making of modern families

Author: Diane Tober
Publisher: New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, [2019]
Series: Book collections on Project MUSE.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the intersections between sperm donation and the broader social and political environment in which ""modern families"" are created and regulated. This book provides a captivating read for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tober, Diane.
Romancing the sperm.
New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2018004643
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Diane Tober
ISBN: 9780813590820 0813590825 9780813590806 0813590809
OCLC Number: 1100460641
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Murphy Brown and the lesbian baby boom --
Technologies and politics of reproduction --
Semen to go: choosing conception alternatively --
Semen transactions: donor screening and the regulation of sexuality --
Grass roots eugenics and the fantasy donor --
Semen as gift, semen as goods: reproductive workers and the market in --
Altruism --
From "old eggs" to "Odysseus' journey"-the phenomenology of infertility --
What's alternative about family? --
From Murphy Brown to modern families --
Conclusion: towards a new biopolitechs of emerging families.
Series Title: Book collections on Project MUSE.
Responsibility: Diane Tober.

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