Technologized images, technologized bodies / edited by Jeanette Edwards, Penny Harvey and Peter Wade.

Contributor(s): Edwards, Jeanette, 1954- | Harvey, Penelope, 1956- | Wade, Peter, 1957-Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: New York : Berghahn Books, 2010Description: 1 online resource (262 pages) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781845458300; 1845458303Subject(s): Medical anthropology | Medical technology -- Social aspects | Human body -- Social aspectsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Technologized images, technologized bodies.DDC classification: 306.4/61 LOC classification: GN296 | .T33 2010Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Technologized images, technologized bodies / Jeanette Edwards, Penny Harvey, and Peter Wade -- Pharmaceutical witnessing : drugs for life in an era of direct-to-consumer advertising / Joseph Dumit -- Picturing the brain inside, revealing the illness outside : a comparison of the different meanings attributed to brain scans by scientists and patients / Simon Cohn -- Embodied brains : why science studies needs the anthropology of museums / Anne Lorimer -- Spectacles of reason : an ethnography of Indian gastroenterologists / Stefan Ecks -- Technokids? : insulin pumps incorporated in young people's bodies and lives / Griet Scheldeman -- Wearable augmentations : imaginaries of the informed body / Ana Viseu and Lucy Suchman -- 'Embryos are our baby' : abridging hope, body and nation in transnational ova donation / Michal Nahman -- Living differently in time : plasticity, temporality and cellular biotechnologies / Hannah Landecker.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Technologized images, technologized bodies / Jeanette Edwards, Penny Harvey, and Peter Wade -- Pharmaceutical witnessing : drugs for life in an era of direct-to-consumer advertising / Joseph Dumit -- Picturing the brain inside, revealing the illness outside : a comparison of the different meanings attributed to brain scans by scientists and patients / Simon Cohn -- Embodied brains : why science studies needs the anthropology of museums / Anne Lorimer -- Spectacles of reason : an ethnography of Indian gastroenterologists / Stefan Ecks -- Technokids? : insulin pumps incorporated in young people's bodies and lives / Griet Scheldeman -- Wearable augmentations : imaginaries of the informed body / Ana Viseu and Lucy Suchman -- 'Embryos are our baby' : abridging hope, body and nation in transnational ova donation / Michal Nahman -- Living differently in time : plasticity, temporality and cellular biotechnologies / Hannah Landecker.

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Jeanette Edwards is Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Manchester. She is author of Born and Bred: Idioms of Kinship and New Reproductive Technologies in England (2000); co-author of Technologies of Procreation: Kinship in the Age of Assisted Conception (2nd edition, 1999); co-editor of European Kinship in the Age of Biotechnology (2009); and coeditor, with Harvey and Wade, of Anthropology and Science (2007).

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