Denna webbshop är stängd för köp.
Klicka här för mer information

Sökresultat - Experimental Futures

Sök »
Din sökning gav 29 träffar. Klicka på titeln för mer information eller lägg den i din kundvagn direkt. Om Du inte hittar titeln vid sökning se Söktips

Fördjupa min sökning

  • Avian Reservoirs

    Avian Reservoirs
    av Frederic Keck

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006985

    After experiencing the SARS outbreak in 2003, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan all invested in various techniques to mitigate future pandemics involving myriad cross-species interactions between humans and birds. In some locations microbiologists al…

  • Avian Reservoirs

    Avian Reservoirs
    av Frederic Keck

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006138

    After experiencing the SARS outbreak in 2003, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan all invested in various techniques to mitigate future pandemics involving myriad cross-species interactions between humans and birds. In some locations microbiologists al…

  • Medicating Race

    Medicating Race
    av Anne Pollock

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353447

    In Medicating Race, Anne Pollock traces the intersecting discourses of race, pharmaceuticals, and heart disease in the United States over the past century, from the founding of cardiology through the FDA's approval of BiDil, the first drug sanctione…

  • Experimental Practice

    Experimental Practice
    av Dimitris Papadopoulos

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000846

    In Experimental Practice Dimitris Papadopoulos explores the potential for building new forms of political and social movements through the reconfiguration of the material conditions of existence. Rather than targeting existing institutions in demand…

  • Experimental Practice

    Experimental Practice
    av Dimitris Papadopoulos

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000655

    In Experimental Practice Dimitris Papadopoulos explores the potential for building new forms of political and social movements through the reconfiguration of the material conditions of existence. Rather than targeting existing institutions in demand…

  • Infrastructure, Environment, and Life in the Anthropocene

    Infrastructure, Environment, and Life in the Anthropocene

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478001485

    Infrastructure, Environment, and Life in the Anthropocene explores life in the age of climate change through a series of infrastructural puzzles-sites at which it has become impossible to disentangle the natural from the built environment. With topi…

  • Infrastructure, Environment, and Life in the Anthropocene

    Infrastructure, Environment, and Life in the Anthropocene

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478001133

    Infrastructure, Environment, and Life in the Anthropocene explores life in the age of climate change through a series of infrastructural puzzles-sites at which it has become impossible to disentangle the natural from the built environment. With topi…

  • Spaceship in the Desert

    Spaceship in the Desert
    av Goekce Gunel

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000914

    In 2006 Abu Dhabi launched an ambitious project to construct the world's first zero-carbon city: Masdar City. In Spaceship in the Desert Goekce Gunel examines the development and construction of Masdar City's renewable energy and clean technology in…

  • Spaceship in the Desert

    Spaceship in the Desert
    av Goekce Gunel

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000723

    In 2006 Abu Dhabi launched an ambitious project to construct the world's first zero-carbon city: Masdar City. In Spaceship in the Desert Goekce Gunel examines the development and construction of Masdar City's renewable energy and clean technology in…

  • Anthropology in the Meantime

    Anthropology in the Meantime
    av Michael M. J. Fischer

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000402

    In Anthropology in the Meantime Michael M. J. Fischer draws on his real world, multi-causal, multi-scale, and multi-locale research to rebuild theory for the twenty-first century. Providing a history and inventory of experimental methods and framewo…

  • Anthropology in the Meantime

    Anthropology in the Meantime
    av Michael M. J. Fischer

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000556

    In Anthropology in the Meantime Michael M. J. Fischer draws on his real world, multi-causal, multi-scale, and multi-locale research to rebuild theory for the twenty-first century. Providing a history and inventory of experimental methods and framewo…

  • Drugs for Life

    Drugs for Life
    av Joseph Dumit

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822348603

    Every year the average number of prescriptions purchased by Americans increases, as do healthcare expenditures, which are projected to reach one-fifth of the U.S. gross domestic product by 2020. In Drugs for Life, Joseph Dumit considers how our burg…

  • Drugs for Life

    Drugs for Life
    av Joseph Dumit

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822348719

    Every year the average number of prescriptions purchased by Americans increases, as do healthcare expenditures, which are projected to reach one-fifth of the U.S. gross domestic product by 2020. In Drugs for Life, Joseph Dumit considers how our burg…

  • Professing Selves

    Professing Selves
    av Afsaneh Najmabadi

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822355571

    Since the mid-1980s, the Islamic Republic of Iran has permitted, and partially subsidized, sex reassignment surgery. In Professing Selves, Afsaneh Najmabadi explores the meaning of transsexuality in contemporary Iran. Combining historical and ethnog…

  • Professing Selves

    Professing Selves
    av Afsaneh Najmabadi

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822355434

    Since the mid-1980s, the Islamic Republic of Iran has permitted, and partially subsidized, sex reassignment surgery. In Professing Selves, Afsaneh Najmabadi explores the meaning of transsexuality in contemporary Iran. Combining historical and ethnog…

  • Anthropological Futures

    Anthropological Futures
    av Michael M. J. Fischer

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822344612

    In Anthropological Futures, Michael M. J. Fischer explores the uses of anthropology as a mode of philosophical inquiry, an evolving academic discipline, and a means for explicating the complex and shifting interweaving of human bonds and social inte…

  • Anthropological Futures

    Anthropological Futures
    av Michael M. J. Fischer

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822344766

    In Anthropological Futures, Michael M. J. Fischer explores the uses of anthropology as a mode of philosophical inquiry, an evolving academic discipline, and a means for explicating the complex and shifting interweaving of human bonds and social inte…

  • Bodies in Formation

    Bodies in Formation
    av Rachel Prentice

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822351436

    Surgeons employ craft, cunning, and technology to open, observe, and repair patient bodies. In Bodies in Formation, anthropologist Rachel Prentice enters surgical suites increasingly packed with new medical technologies to explore how surgeons are m…

  • Bodies in Formation

    Bodies in Formation
    av Rachel Prentice

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822351573

    Surgeons employ craft, cunning, and technology to open, observe, and repair patient bodies. In Bodies in Formation, anthropologist Rachel Prentice enters surgical suites increasingly packed with new medical technologies to explore how surgeons are m…

  • Edges of Exposure

    Edges of Exposure
    av Noemi Tousignant

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822371243

    In the industrialized nations of the global North, well-funded agencies like the CDC attend to citizens' health, monitoring and treating for toxic poisons like lead. How do the under-resourced nations of the global South meet such challenges? In Edg…

  • Fractivism

    Fractivism
    av Sara Ann Wylie

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822369028

    From flammable tap water and sick livestock to the recent onset of hundreds of earthquakes in Oklahoma, the impact of fracking in the United States is far-reaching and deeply felt. In Fractivism Sara Ann Wylie traces the history of fracking and the…

  • Fractivism

    Fractivism
    av Sara Ann Wylie

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363828

    From flammable tap water and sick livestock to the recent onset of hundreds of earthquakes in Oklahoma, the impact of fracking in the United States is far-reaching and deeply felt. In Fractivism Sara Ann Wylie traces the history of fracking and the…

  • How Climate Change Comes to Matter

    How Climate Change Comes to Matter
    av Candis Callison

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822357872

    During the past decade, skepticism about climate change has frustrated those seeking to engage broad publics and motivate them to take action on the issue. In this innovative ethnography, Candis Callison examines the initiatives of social and profes…

  • Speculative Markets

    Speculative Markets
    av Kristin Peterson

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822356936

    In this unprecedented account of the dynamics of Nigeria's pharmaceutical markets, Kristin Peterson connects multinational drug company policies, oil concerns, Nigerian political and economic transitions, the circulation of pharmaceuticals in the Gl…

  • Decolonizing Extinction

    Decolonizing Extinction
    av Juno Salazar Parrenas

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822370628

    In Decolonizing Extinction Juno Salazar Parrenas ethnographically traces the ways in which colonialism, decolonization, and indigeneity shape relations that form more-than-human worlds at orangutan rehabilitation centers on Borneo. Parrenas tells th…

  • Decolonizing Extinction

    Decolonizing Extinction
    av Juno Salazar Parrenas

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822370772

    In Decolonizing Extinction Juno Salazar Parrenas ethnographically traces the ways in which colonialism, decolonization, and indigeneity shape relations that form more-than-human worlds at orangutan rehabilitation centers on Borneo. Parrenas tells th…

  • Addiction Trajectories

    Addiction Trajectories

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353508

    Bringing anthropological perspectives to bear on addiction, the contributors to this important collection highlight the contingency of addiction as a category of human knowledge and experience. Based on ethnographic research conducted in sites from…

  • Addiction Trajectories

    Addiction Trajectories

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353645

    Bringing anthropological perspectives to bear on addiction, the contributors to this important collection highlight the contingency of addiction as a category of human knowledge and experience. Based on ethnographic research conducted in sites from…

  • Asian Biotech

    Asian Biotech

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822347934

    Providing the first overview of Asia's emerging biosciences landscape, this timely and important collection brings together ethnographic case studies on biotech endeavors such as genetically modified foods in China, clinical trials in India, blood c…

  • Beautiful Data

    Beautiful Data
    av Orit Halpern

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822357308

    Beautiful Data is both a history of big data and interactivity, and a sophisticated meditation on ideas about vision and cognition in the second half of the twentieth century. Contending that our forms of attention, observation, and truth are contin…

  • Beautiful Data

    Beautiful Data
    av Orit Halpern

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822357445

    Beautiful Data is both a history of big data and interactivity, and a sophisticated meditation on ideas about vision and cognition in the second half of the twentieth century. Contending that our forms of attention, observation, and truth are contin…

  • Lively Capital

    Lively Capital

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822348207

    Lively Capital is an urgent and important collection of essays addressing the reconfigured relations between the life sciences and the market. Exploring the ground where social and cultural anthropology intersect with science and technology studies,…

  • Rendering Life Molecular

    Rendering Life Molecular
    av Natasha Myers

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358664

    What are living bodies made of? Protein modelers tell us that our cells are composed of millions of proteins, intricately folded molecular structures on the scale of nanoparticles. Proteins twist and wriggle as they carry out the activities that kee…

  • Biological Relatives

    Biological Relatives
    av Sarah Franklin

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822354857

    Thirty-five years after its initial success as a form of technologically assisted human reproduction, and five million miracle babies later, in vitro fertilization (IVF) has become a routine procedure worldwide. In Biological Relatives, Sarah Frankl…

  • Biological Relatives

    Biological Relatives
    av Sarah Franklin

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822354994

    Thirty-five years after its initial success as a form of technologically assisted human reproduction, and five million miracle babies later, in vitro fertilization (IVF) has become a routine procedure worldwide. In Biological Relatives, Sarah Frankl…

  • Biomedicine in an Unstable Place

    Biomedicine in an Unstable Place
    av Alice Street

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822357612

    Biomedicine in an Unstable Place is the story of people's struggle to make biomedicine work in a public hospital in Papua New Guinea. It is a story encompassing the history of hospital infrastructures as sites of colonial and postcolonial governance…

  • Clinical Labor

    Clinical Labor
    av Melinda Cooper

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822356080

    Forms of embodied labor, such as surrogacy and participation in clinical trials, are central to biomedical innovation, but they are rarely considered as labor. Melinda Cooper and Catherine Waldby take on that project, analyzing what they call "clini…

  • Clinical Labor

    Clinical Labor
    av Melinda Cooper

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822356226

    Forms of embodied labor, such as surrogacy and participation in clinical trials, are central to biomedical innovation, but they are rarely considered as labor. Melinda Cooper and Catherine Waldby take on that project, analyzing what they call "clini…

  • Seizing the Means of Reproduction

    Seizing the Means of Reproduction
    av Michelle Murphy

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353317

    In Seizing the Means of Reproduction, Michelle Murphy's initial focus on the alternative health practices developed by radical feminists in the United States during the 1970s and 1980s opens into a sophisticated analysis of the transnational entangl…

  • Seizing the Means of Reproduction

    Seizing the Means of Reproduction
    av Michelle Murphy

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353362

    In Seizing the Means of Reproduction, Michelle Murphy's initial focus on the alternative health practices developed by radical feminists in the United States during the 1970s and 1980s opens into a sophisticated analysis of the transnational entangl…

  • Pharmocracy

    Pharmocracy
    av Kaushik Sunder Rajan

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363279

    Continuing his pioneering theoretical explorations into the relationships among biosciences, the market, and political economy, Kaushik Sunder Rajan introduces the concept of pharmocracy to explain the structure and operation of the global hegemony…

  • Pharmocracy

    Pharmocracy
    av Kaushik Sunder Rajan

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363132

    Continuing his pioneering theoretical explorations into the relationships among biosciences, the market, and political economy, Kaushik Sunder Rajan introduces the concept of pharmocracy to explain the structure and operation of the global hegemony…

  • An Epistemology of the Concrete

    An Epistemology of the Concrete
    av Hans-Joerg Rheinberger

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822345602

    An Epistemology of the Concrete brings together case studies and theoretical reflections on the history and epistemology of the life sciences by Hans-Joerg Rheinberger, one of the world's foremost philosophers of science. In these essays, he examine…

  • Respawn

    Respawn
    av Colin Milburn

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478002925

    In Respawn Colin Milburn examines the connections between video games, hacking, and science fiction that galvanize technological activism and technological communities. Discussing a wide range of games, from Portal and Final Fantasy VII to Super Mar…

  • Respawn

    Respawn
    av Colin Milburn

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478001348

    In Respawn Colin Milburn examines the connections between video games, hacking, and science fiction that galvanize technological activism and technological communities. Discussing a wide range of games, from Portal and Final Fantasy VII to Super Mar…

  • The Soul of Anime

    The Soul of Anime
    av Ian Condry

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353942

    In The Soul of Anime, Ian Condry explores the emergence of anime, Japanese animated film and television, as a global cultural phenomenon. Drawing on ethnographic research, including interviews with artists at some of Tokyo's leading animation studio…

  • The Soul of Anime

    The Soul of Anime
    av Ian Condry

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353805

    In The Soul of Anime, Ian Condry explores the emergence of anime, Japanese animated film and television, as a global cultural phenomenon. Drawing on ethnographic research, including interviews with artists at some of Tokyo's leading animation studio…

  • New Organs Within Us

    New Organs Within Us
    av Aslihan Sanal

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822349129

    New Organs Within Us is a richly detailed and conceptually innovative ethnographic analysis of organ transplantation in Turkey. Drawing on the moving stories of kidney-transplant patients and physicians in Istanbul, Aslihan Sanal examines how import…