The Haraway Reader / Edition 1

The Haraway Reader / Edition 1

by Donna Haraway
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415966884

ISBN-13: 9780415966887

Pub. Date: 10/28/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Donna Haraway's work has transformed the fields of cyberculture, feminist studies, and the history of science and technology. Her subjects range from animal dioramas in the American Museum of Natural History to research in transgenic mice, from gender in the laboratory to the nature of the cyborg. Trained as a historian of science, she has produced a series of books

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Donna Haraway's work has transformed the fields of cyberculture, feminist studies, and the history of science and technology. Her subjects range from animal dioramas in the American Museum of Natural History to research in transgenic mice, from gender in the laboratory to the nature of the cyborg. Trained as a historian of science, she has produced a series of books and essays that have become essential reading. Bringing together a generous selection of her writings, including her "Manifesto for Cyborgs," The Haraway Reader is the best single introduction to Donna Haraway's thought.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415966887
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: A Kinship of Feminist Figurations1
1A Manifesto for Cyborgs: Science, Technology, and Socialist Feminism in the 1980s7
2Ecce Homo, Ain't (Ar'n't) I a Woman, and Inappropriate/d Others: The Human in a Post-Humanist Landscape47
3The Promises of Monsters: A Regenerative Politics for Inappropriate/d Others63
4Otherworldly Conversations; Terran Topics; Local Terms125
5Teddy Bear Patriarchy: Taxidermy in the Garden of Eden, New York City, 1908-1936151
6Morphing in the Order: Flexible Strategies, Feminist Science Studies, and Primate Revisions199
7Modest_Witness@Second_Millennium223
8Race: Universal Donors in a Vampire Culture. It's All in the Family: Biological Kinship Categories in the Twentieth-Century United States251
9Cyborgs to Companion Species: Reconfiguring Kinship in Technoscience295
10Cyborgs, Coyotes, and Dogs: A Kinship of Feminist Figurations and There Are Always More Things Going on Than You Thought! Methodologies as Thinking Technologies321
Note on Sources343
Index345

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