Patent Politics

Author: Shobita Parthasarathy
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022643785X
Size: 68.15 MB
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Introduction -- Defining the public interest in the US and European patent systems -- Confronting the questions of life-form patentability -- Commodification, animal dignity, and patent-system publics -- Forging new patent politics through ...

Patent Politics

Author: Shobita Parthasarathy
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022643799X
Size: 49.76 MB
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These challenges, to domains that we usually consider technical and legal, may seem surprising. But in Patent Politics, Shobita Parthasarathy argues that patent systems have always been deeply political and social.

Designing Prostitution Policy

Author: Hendrik Wagenaar
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447324242
Size: 50.87 MB
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The book offers a detailed analysis of the design and implementation of prostitution policy at the local level.

Food And Health In Early Modern Europe

Author: David Gentilcore
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472528425
Size: 28.42 MB
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The book also includes 30 illustrations, maps and extensive chapter bibliographies with web links included to further aid study.

How Race Is Made In America

Author: Natalia Molina
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520280075
Size: 73.93 MB
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' This book's importance is sadly substantiated by twenty-first-century headlines about immigration policy, 'papers please' laws, and urban policing. A critical contribution.

Translocalities Translocalidades

Author: Sonia E. Alvarez
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822376822
Size: 68.97 MB
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Translocalities/Translocalidades is a path-breaking collection of essays on Latin American, Caribbean, and United States–based Latina feminisms and their multiple translations and cross-pollinations.

Banking On Words

Author: Arjun Appadurai
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022631877X
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Attempts to rectify the social pathologies of contemporary finance must address that failure of language. "Banking on Words "focuses on derivatives as the distinctive innovation of our financial era.

Fireworks

Author: Simon Werrett
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226893774
Size: 37.91 MB
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In so doing, the book demonstrates the critical role that pyrotechnics played in the development of physics, astronomy, chemistry and physiology, meteorology, and electrical science.

What S Wrong With Copying

Author: Abraham Drassinower
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674286588
Size: 70.49 MB
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Abraham Drassinower presents a new way to balance the needs of creators and users of authored works.

Building Genetic Medicine

Author: Shobita Parthasarathy
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262250098
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In Building Genetic Medicine, Shobita Parthasarathy shows how, even in an era of globalization, national context is playing an important role in the development and use of genetic technologies.