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Author Waldby, Cathy
Title Tissue economies : blood, organs, and cell lines in late capitalism / Catherine Waldby and Robert Mitchell
Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, 2006
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  RD127 W35 2006    AVAILABLE    30520020649654
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  RD127 W157 2006    AVAILABLE    30530001071075
Descript viii, 231 p. ; 25 cm
Series Science and cultural theory
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-225) and index
Blood banks, risk, and autologous donation: the gift of blood to oneself -- Disentangling the embryonic gift: the UK stem cell bank -- The laws of mo(o)re: waste, biovalue, and information ecologies -- Umbilical cord blood: waste, gift, venture capital -- Commodity-communities and corporate commons -- Real-time demand: information, regeneration, and organ markets -- Conclusion: the future of tissue economies
Subject Tissue banks -- Economic aspects
Tissue banks -- Political aspects
Tissue banks -- Moral and ethical aspects
Preservation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Economic aspects
Preservation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Political aspects
Preservation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Moral and ethical aspects
Tissue Donors -- psychology -- Great Britain
Tissue Donors -- psychology -- United States
Altruism -- Great Britain
Altruism -- United States
Capitalism -- Great Britain
Capitalism -- United States
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Great Britain
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- United States
Social Responsibility -- Great Britain
Social Responsibility -- United States
Tissue and Organ Procurement -- economics -- Great Britain
Tissue and Organ Procurement -- economics -- United States
Tissue and Organ Procurement -- organization & administration -- Great Britain
Tissue and Organ Procurement -- organization & administration -- United States
Alt Author Mitchell, Robert, 1969-
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