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Published: 27 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388043-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8804-3
...1 Blood Banks, Risk, and Autologous Donation the gift of blood to oneself Tissue Banks As the name implies, tissue banks are central institu- tions in regulating various tissue economies. These institutions solicit tissues from donor populations or medical intermediaries (clinics...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-093
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XCII About how afOunding was done in the City ofthe Kings and Hernando Pizarro procured that the said donation be offered to His Majesty, and about his partingfor Cuzco and the governor's departure to inspect the northern cities Hernando...
Published: 15 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393207-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9320-7
... | COMMUNITIES OF FATE | iii VINCANNE ADAMS, KATHLEEN ERWIN, AND PHUOC V. LE Governing through Blood | BIOLOGY, DONATION, AND EXCHANGE IN URBAN CHINA Imagine being offered a cash payment of up to 20 percent of your...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... a natural/national resource that made living organ donors readily bioavailable and hence enabled transplantation despite considerable resource constraints. Powerfully evoked in this discourse were strong symbolic connections between living donation and women’s bodies and roles through analogies with...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
Published: 24 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005568-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0556-8
Published: 15 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395836-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9583-6
...“To Sell, Give, Donate, Trade, or Exchange”: Certification of Indian Enslavement In addition to being the subject of heated political debates among theologians and statesmen, the enslavement of Indians was an everyday practice. A routine judicial inquiry provides a glimpse of how that...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374633-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7463-3
... This introduction opens with a haunting ethnographic story of a German mother donating a kidney to her Mexican-born son, a story that crystallizes some of the central issues of familial sacrifice, medical salvation, and national aspiration that animate organ transplantation in Mexico and this...
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373285-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7328-5
... specifically on Novartis’s drug donation program, the Gleevec International Patient Assistance Program (GIPAP), and the way in which it was established and run on the ground in India. In addition to imbrications of different registers of value (market and ethical), one sees here complex articulations of...
Published: 04 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375500-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7550-0
... This chapter demonstrates how patients and families become caught up in the world of kidney transplantation, especially living donor transplantation. Living kidney donation, in particular from an adult child to a parent, has become a normal cultural practice and a routine social fact that, for...
Published: 04 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393948-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9394-8
... lacuna exists in the literature on science and technology in cross-cultural perspective, particularly from the Islamic world (6). This dearth of relevant scholarship clearly applies to the cross-cultural study of arts and third-party donation. For example, in the seminal volume Third...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397786-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9778-6
... white prints, spans the history of country music and includes promo poses and candid shots of all major and most minor stars. Donated company files, stocks purchased from individual photographers, and items culled from fan scrapbooks continue to swell this collection, which is sorted into artist...
Published: 22 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375357-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... Many infertile couples travel to avoid their countries’ assisted reproduction laws, which may prohibit particular services such as third-party sperm and egg donation. Europe has the highest number of such laws, and hence the highest number of law evaders. Some of these European “outlaws” are...
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By Aslıhan Sanal
Published: 10 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393672-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9367-2
... for organ donation. The body was transported to Istanbul University Hospital and delivered to Dr. Eldegez’s transplant team for organ harvesting. The next day, the Turkish public awoke to a media campaign announc- ing the increasing number of dialysis patients throughout the nation, some...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
.... In its description of the journalistic memorabilia held by Bandung’s Asian-African Conference Museum, the article erroneously reports that Wright’s daughter, named here as “Margaretha Julia Wright,” visited the museum in the 1990s and donated a bundle of her father’s newspaper clippings to the...
Published: 17 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375364-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7536-4
... warding off thoughtlessness and consequential “failures of the imagination” in the aesthetic, ethical, political dimensions of different publics’ donations to humanitarian work. ...
Published: 15 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375463-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... Transnational surrogacy in India is a commercial trade which brings into question the integrity of national bodies, as well as gendered, racialized, and reproductive bodies. These embodied borderlands are policed minimally by various state policies on surrogacy, gamete donation, and citizenship...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... Ramadan, whose visa had been denied allegedly because of his small donations to a Swiss charity funding Palestinian aid committees; the other a trial in which a distinguished U.S. judge and part-time political blogger seems to have prejudged an important issue. ...
Published: 27 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388043-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8804-3
... biotechnologi- cal advances of the late twentieth century mobilize the in vitro produc- tivity of human tissues, their capacities once removed from the body. Within the body, tissues constitute the biological substrate of the self, the condition of viable human life. Once donated, they can sustain the life...