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Published: 27 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373018-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7301-8
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385691-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8569-1
Published: 22 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393849-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9384-9
Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
... During the postgenomic era, genomes have become a shared platform for biological research across many fields. Postgenomics is reshaping debates over genetic determinism, reductionism, the role of the social and the environmental in human health and disease, and even the notion of the genome...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
... the dreamer. 2 So too, the Western racial construction of Polynesians from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries reflects the self- referential concerns of the West and white anx i eties over their own shifting definitions of white- ness and humanity. While whiteness is commonly the named referent...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007289-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0728-9
...). Introduction BLUE LEGALITIES Governing More- Than- Human Oceans elizabeth r. johnson and irus braverman 2 Johnson and Braverman But just as evidence mounts that marine ecologies are facing collapse, the ocean is also becoming a new frontier for resource extraction and economic expansion. In fact, growing the...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
... people feel good, my analy sis shows that this story is just as unsupportable with seemingly more definitive ge ne tic evidence as it was in the so cio log i cal work of Romanzo Adams. This story assumes that mapping human con- nectedness and projecting a new raceless future is self- evidently positive...
Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393221-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9322-1
... category of humanity altogether, assuming humanism will always be a failed project. Still others call into question the boundaries of many debates about humanity, arguing that the problem of humanity is not simply or for some even primarily about relations between people. Jacques Derrida ( 008) disrupts...
Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
... In the decade since the completion of the Human Genome Project, biologists have increasingly described the relationships between biological objects (genes, proteins, small molecules, phenotypes) in terms of networks. This essay argues that a “networked” understanding of biology has become one of...
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By Aihwa Ong
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... which showed their hereditary links to larger populations. By integrating indigenous groups in the constitution of majority populations, the SNP project fills in vital gaps in the regional and global picture of human biological and cultural diversity. This chapter discusses the rise of Singapore...
Published: 06 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002338-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0233-8
... Coder and human Runner are agents of the Genom Corporation, which has combined it and genome technology to produce and mass market ecstacy [sic] data that provides sexual excitement without sexual friction. Users of different sexualities and genders plug into this audiovisual sexual data with an...
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By Jennifer Terry
Published: 20 October 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372806-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7280-6
..., Ruth, 9 human capital, 20, 23, 47, 193n34 human genome project, 105, 212n52 Hurricane Katrina, 140, 208n1 Hussein, Saddam: fall of regime, 23, 43, 177; invasion of Kuwait, 158; obstruc- tion of un weapons inspectors, 157; and weapons of mass destruction, 145, 160 hyphema, 60 ied. See improvised...
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007548-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0754-8
... Human Genome Project had a goal for his Global Ocean Survey: to extract microbial genomes from the ocean into a rich, distinctive data repository, accessible to scientists from around the world.58 The Global Ocean Sampling (gos) project aimed to provide a snapshot of ocean s genome circa 2006. Like...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
... out in mixed- race Native Hawaiians and other Polynesians. This analy sis suggests that con temporary uses of discourses proclaiming we are all mixed- race, though formulated in a post World War II articu- lation of antiracism, are embedded in a definition of the human that is tied to an antiblack...
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013136-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1313-6
... after the Human Genome Project. New York: New York University Press, 2013. Harms, Eric. Beauty as Control in the New Saigon: Eviction, New Urban Zones, and Atomized Dissent in a Southeast Asian City. American Ethnologist 39, no. 4 (Novem- ber 2012): 735 50. httpsdoi.org/10.1111/j.1548 1425.2012.01392...
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By Noah Tamarkin
Published: 11 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012306-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1230-6
.... Anderson, Mark. 2009. Black and Indigenous: Garifuna Activism and Consumer Culture in Honduras. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Angrist, Misha. 2010. Here Is a Human Being: At the Dawn of Personal Genomics. New York: Harper. Anidjar, Gil. 2003. The Jew, the Arab: A History of the Enemy...
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012627-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
... potent figures for unregulated science and un- regulated greed, but they are joined in the late twentieth and early twenty- first centuries by the zombie, a figure part human and part animal, wild and unruly, racialized as Black or Native, and part of an increasingly polarized class sys- tem representing...
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By Jack Halberstam
Published: 23 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
... how we think about the animals we live alongside for comfort. Zombie humanism signifies, then, in the production of states of life, states of death and states of living death that are projected onto others in order to leave the human situated securely in a warm glow of purposeful being and heroic...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012030-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1203-0
... any future raising of the question of the human and its fields of circumstance (its situation ) will prove inadequate.20 The constellation of projects these scholars works have outlined, to repeat, does not converge on a single new line of materio- epistemological insight. Meillasoux in partic- ular...
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By Achille Mbembe
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007227-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0722-7
... CHAPTER FOUR turn, is giving way to an exponential rise of biological patents. The human genome is in the process of being privately owned. Life itself is increasingly being perceived as a commodity to be replicated under the volatility of market consumption. Thousands of new molecules whose behavior...