Asian Biotech: Ethics and Communities of Fate (Experimental Futures)
2010. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Ethnographic analyses of emerging bioscientific enterprises in Asia, including genetically modified foods in China, clinical trials in India, and stem-cell research in Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan. Editor(s): Ong, Aihwa; Chen, Nancy N. Series: Experimental Futures. Num Pages: 344 pages, 3 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1F; KNDC; PDR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 165 x 26. Weight in Grams: 618. Ethics and Communities of Fate. Series: Experimental Futures. 328 pages, 3 illustrations. Editor(s): Ong, Aihwa; Chen, Nancy N. Ethnographic essays that examine the effects of biotechnology in the Asia-Pacific region, including its influence on forms of governance, economy and national identity. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1F; KNDC; PDR. Dimension: 246 x 165 x 26. Weight: 618. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780822347934
About this title:
Nancy N. Chen
Phuoc V. Le
Kaushik Sunder Rajan
About the Author:
Aihwa Ong is Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley. She is the author of Neoliberalism as Exception: Mutations in Citizenship and Sovereignty and Flexible Citizenship: The Cultural Logics of Transnationality, both also published by Duke University Press.
Nancy N. Chen is Professor of Anthropology at Scripps College. She is the author of Food, Medicine, and the Quest for Good Health and Breathing Spaces: Qigong, Psychiatry, and Healing in China.
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