Bodies, Commodities, and Biotechnologies: Death, Mourning, and Scientific Desire in the Realm of Human Organ Transfer

Bodies, Commodities, and Biotechnologies: Death, Mourning, and Scientific Desire in the Realm of Human Organ Transfer

The human body defines a lucrative site of reusable parts, ranging from whole organs to minuscule and even microscopic tissues. Although the medical practices that enable the transfer of parts from one body to another most certainly relieve suffering and extend lives, they have also irrevocably altered perceptions of the cultural values assigned to the body.

In Bodies, Commodities, and Biotechnologies, Lesley A. Sharp probes the ideological assumptions underlying… (more)

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Publisher: Columbia University Press (October 10, 2006)

Collection: Leonard Hastings Schoff Lectures

Parent ISBN: 9780231138390

Language: English


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