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Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 14 December 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002598-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0259-8
Published: 15 April 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004363-027
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0436-3
Published: 14 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373070-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7307-0
... Chapter 1 argues that, like liberalism and mestizaje, human population genetics has been characterized by a tension between purity and mixture, which has run through its attempts to understand human diversity. In the genetic study of Latin American populations, that tension is especially evident...
Published: 10 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376729-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7672-9
Book Chapter

By Peter Wade
... human genetics admixture assemblage topology ...
Book Chapter

By Peter Wade
... human genetics admixture assemblage topology ...
Book Chapter

By Peter Wade
...Purity and Mixture Chapter 1 argues that, like liberalism and mestizaje, human population genetics has been characterized by a tension between purity and mixture, which has run through its attempts to understand human diversity. In the genetic study of Latin American populations, that tension...
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By Aihwa Ong
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... storytelling Pan-Asian SNP Consortium ancient human migrations genetic pride biomedical commons ...
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By Aihwa Ong
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373643-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
..., trans-Asian genetic network. The assembled genetic data have permitted researchers to claim that a single human wave out of Africa populated the Asian continent, thus challenging an earlier anthropological model of a two-prong entry. By stirring affects of genetic pride, storytelling participates...
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...
Book Chapter

By Aihwa Ong
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... a first-ever, trans-Asian genetic network. The assembled genetic data have permitted researchers to claim that a single human wave out of Africa populated the Asian continent, thus challenging an earlier anthropological model of a two-prong entry. By stirring affects of genetic pride, storytelling...
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
... the conditions of their existence in human households. Other animals, some individual birds in particular, have become flexible persons in multispecies families. These animals are temporarily incorporated into the familial sphere, folded into relationships involving love and care, only to be abandoned amid major...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374213-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7421-3
... This chapter is based on ethnographic fieldwork in a neuroscience laboratory on whose research reports of the discovery of a monogamy gene were based. This chapter demonstrates how assumptions about human monogamy are naturalized and shape the notions of the normal (sexual/social/pair-bonded...
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
...Enigmatic Variations The prologue opens with the popular image of personal genetics in California as a contrast to the collective approach to genomic science in Singapore. It argues that a study of contemporary medical science in Asia should move beyond the binary West–Asia framework...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
...” and “relocation,” but the massive layoffs from the mines in the late 1980s had very human effects. The adversity faced by mineworkers included concrete challenges such as the effectively forced migration of families to La Paz or Cochabamba and the diffculties in finding new work in times of economic contraction...