Bodies of Technology

Bodies of Technology : Women's Involvement with Reproductive Medicine

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This work is based on a concern for women's health and autonomy and on the premise that technology and society mutually shape one another. A basic question is one of cultural appropriation. Do technologies take on different shapes, different practices, and have different impacts as they spread from one place to another? By juxtaposing a number of culturally and historically contextualized studies of similar technologies, the editors demonstrate that although technologies globalize by spreading among cultures, they are also localized by the cultures they encounter.
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  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 25.4mm | 639.57g
  • Columbus, OH, United States
  • English
  • New
  • 0814250505
  • 9780814250501
  • 2,503,894

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