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The Resource Human genes and neoliberal governance : a Foucauldian critique, Antoinette Rouvroy

Human genes and neoliberal governance : a Foucauldian critique, Antoinette Rouvroy

Label
Human genes and neoliberal governance : a Foucauldian critique
Title
Human genes and neoliberal governance
Title remainder
a Foucauldian critique
Statement of responsibility
Antoinette Rouvroy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
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Rouvroy, Antoinette
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Genetics
  • Philosophy
  • Human genetics
  • Human genetics
Label
Human genes and neoliberal governance : a Foucauldian critique, Antoinette Rouvroy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The production of genetic knowledge -- The scientific and economic strength of genetic reductionism -- Policy implications : discourses of genetic enlightenment as new disciplinary devices -- Genetic conceptualisations of 'normality' and the idea of genetic justice -- Beyond genetic universality and authenticity : the lure of the 'genetic underclass' -- Previews of the future as background -- A critical assessment of economic and actuarial perspective on genetics and insurance -- Practical and normative arguments against 'genetic exceptionalist' legislation -- The changing social role of private insurance : 'risk' as a new representational regime
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780415444330
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007011603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)122309108
Label
Human genes and neoliberal governance : a Foucauldian critique, Antoinette Rouvroy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The production of genetic knowledge -- The scientific and economic strength of genetic reductionism -- Policy implications : discourses of genetic enlightenment as new disciplinary devices -- Genetic conceptualisations of 'normality' and the idea of genetic justice -- Beyond genetic universality and authenticity : the lure of the 'genetic underclass' -- Previews of the future as background -- A critical assessment of economic and actuarial perspective on genetics and insurance -- Practical and normative arguments against 'genetic exceptionalist' legislation -- The changing social role of private insurance : 'risk' as a new representational regime
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780415444330
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007011603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)122309108

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