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Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396277-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9627-7
... certain differences not to be explained by these factors.47 The question Weil poses at the beginning of this passage is only weakly af• firmed at the end, but the implication of his argument cannot be in doubt. As endocrine research advanced, it became increasingly clear that a woman's...
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... experiencing fracking and research into the un- foreseen hazards of synthetic chemicals. Colborn formulated the endocrine disruption hypothesis, the idea that many synthetic chemicals in the envi- ronment can disturb hormonal signaling and fundamentally reshape repro- ductive, immunological, and...
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... 3 HEIRship TEDX and Collective Inheritance tedx fills in a large gap in public health protection. Drawing upon its computerized databases on endocrine disruption and coordination with researchers in the field of...
Published: 09 February 2018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... Exchange (tedx), founded by Theo Colborn to continue her database of research on endocrine disruption and carried on by Carol Kwiatkowski. tedx is a unique and vital organ­ization to the larger movement of endocrine disruption re- search and reform. My thanks goes to the entire staff, particularly...
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By Sara Ann Wylie
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... research on, 42–43, 67; Wingspread Work ogap (Oil and Gas Accountability Proj­ect) Session and, 57–63, 297–98 ecol­ogy, ecologists, x, 16, 48, 59, 61, 107, 126, Endocrine Disruption Prevention Act (2009), 155, 258, 296, 298. See also ecosystem, 84–85, 213n14 ecosystems...
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By Sara Ann Wylie
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... media tend to fixate on feminized males as oddities (Roberts 2007; Scott 2009; Di Chiro 2010). However, rather than repeating popu­lar media’s ­mistake of anthropo- morphizing other species’ reproductive strategies and experiences, endocrine disrup- tion and scientific research on it complicate...
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
..., par- ticularly during fetal development, and thereby disturb reproductive, neuro­ logical, and immunological functions (Colborn, Dumanoski, and Myers 1997; Krimsky 2000). Many pesticides have been recognized as endocrine disruptors (Colborn et al. 1997). Colborn’s master’s and PhD research...
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... Perspectives published a reflection cowritten by Linda Birnbaum (the director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences [niehs the journalist and author Elizabeth Grossman, and an endocrine disruption researcher, Laura Vandenberg. The piece describes the “watershed role” Theo played in...
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... information on its products’ use in fracking (Hanel 2008a), began providing limited informa- tion on fracking chemicals’ composition (wgal.com 2010).3 Whereas Theo’s previous work of studying endocrine disruption made use of databasing to open a new frontier of research, she and tedx used the da...
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By Sara Ann Wylie
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
...: Counterpoint. Anway, M. D., C. Leathers, and M. K. Skinner. 2006. “Endocrine Disruptor Vinclo- zolin Induced Epige­ne­tic Transgenerational Adult Onset Disease.” Endocrinology 147:5515–23. Anway, M. D., M. Memon, M. Uzumcu, and M. K. Skinner. 2006. “Transgenerational Effect of the Endocrine...
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... unimagined relationships formed by endocrine disrupting chemicals across the terrain of the G­ reat Lakes mapped a complex intercon- nected system that had been systematically occluded by academic disciplines that separated information. This is the first method of embodied research described in this...
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By Sara Ann Wylie
Published: 09 February 2018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
...- quakes in Alabama, Ohio, Oklahoma, and Texas are linked to the injection of fracking wastewater—3.5 billion barrels in Texas alone in 2011 (up from 46 million in 2005) (Hargrove 2014). Research in Pennsylvania, Texas, and Colorado shows fracking-co­ ntaminated ground and surface wa­ ter is destroy...
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389217-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8921-7
... required radical revi- sions in the methods of diagnosis, the principles governing selection of the sex of rearing and the endocrine and surgical treatment of patients with sex abnormalities. The individual researches have been published in many dif- ferent journals of various disciplines, so that the...
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By Katrina Karkazis
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389217-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8921-7
.... ‘‘Embodied Health Movements: New Approaches to Social Movements in Health Sociology of Health and Illness 26 (1): 50–80. Bryant, K. 2006. ‘‘Making Gender Identity Disorder of Childhood: Historical Lessons for Contemporary Debates Sexuality Research and Social Policy 3 (3): 23–39. 2007. ‘‘The...
Published: 09 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372981-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7298-1
... generating evidence, beyond the established bibli - cal canon, ­legal history, or logical theorizing (Shapin and Schaffer 1985). In his 2004 essay “Why Has Critique Run Out of Steam Latour examines how the sts- tyle­s deconstruction of evolutionary theory, climate research, and endocrine disruption...
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By Bernice L. Hausman
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396277-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9627-7
... Garfinkel's chapter indicates, the researchers were interested in part in Agnes's "passing" strategies, which they understood as those strategies that allowed her to move from the category of "normal male" to that of "normal female," as well as those strategies that enabled her to live as a...
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By Bernice L. Hausman
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396277-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9627-7
... Cauldwell, David 0., 129, 225 n.40; Berkeley, William: The Principles and Practice of "Psychopathia Transexualis," II9-21; Endocrine Medicine, 34 Transvestism Men in Female Dress, II9-20 240 Index Chakraberty, Chandra: Endocrine Glands (In homosexuality in, 130-31...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391258-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9125-8
... via epidemiology and health Expanding and globaliz- biostatistics Initial private philanthropic ing private philanthropic Combined private, govern- investments in medical investment in medical ment and philanthropic research research...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396277-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9627-7
... gender identity paradigm, was inaugurated by John Money, Joan Hampson, and John Hampson Managing Intersexuality 73 in the mid-1950S, and developed further by Money, Anke Ehrhardt, and other intersexual researchers, as well as psychoanalyst Robert...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397977-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9797-7
..., mechanical being; the recognition of our embeddedness in nature and hence nature's immanent consciousness and vitality.8 Where problems are developed in less than full connectedness to this per• spective-as here, the indispensable research into the endocrine effects of organochlorines9-this is to...