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Author Sharp, Lesley Alexandra, author.
Title The transplant imaginary : mechanical hearts, animal parts, and moral thinking in highly experimental science / Lesley A. Sharp.
Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Moral Neutrality in Experimental Science -- 1. The Reconfigured Body of the Transplant Imaginary -- 2. Hybrid Bodies and Animal Science: The Promises of Interspecies Proximity -- 3. Artificial Life: Perfecting the Mechanical Heart -- 4. Temporality and Social Desire in Anticipatory Science -- Conclusion: The Moral Parameters of Virtuous Science -- Notes -- References -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Social aspects -- United States.
Ethnology -- United States.
Medical anthropology -- United States.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780520277960 0520277961 9780520277984 0520277988 (DLC) 2013024442
ISBN 0520957156 (electronic bk.)
9780520957152 (electronic bk.)
9780520277960 (hardback)
0520277961 (hardback)
9780520277984 (paper)
0520277988 (paper)
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