Genetic research

Genetic research

Governing medically assisted human reproduction: report of an international symposium

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Lorna Weir
Publisher: 
University of Toronto, Centre of Criminology
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Discusses medically assisted human reproduction in the context of anthropoligical, sociological, political science, and legal knowledge. Pursues four general themes: rethinking reproductive freedom, negotiating kinship, legal strategies, and regulatory bodies.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0919584845
NRGT.G68 1997

Biotechnology and the new genetics: what it means for women's health

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Anne Rochon Ford
Working Group on Women, Health and the New Genetics
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines assumptions about biotechnology and the new genetics for Canadians as a whole and for women in particular. Provides a brief overview of "biotechnology" and the "new genetics" and their implications for women's health. Examines two main areas of concern - agricultural biotechnology and biotechnology in health care and medicine.

Notes: 
Includes glossary and bibliographical references.

The gender of genetic futures: the Canadian biotechnology strategy, women and health

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)
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Online
Author: 
Fiona Miller
Lorna Weir
Roxanne Mykitiuk
Patricia Lee
Susan Sherwin
Working Group on Women, Health and the New Genetics
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Incorporates pre-circulated statements, plenary presentations and respondent commentary prepared for the workshop. Most of the Workshop materials are included in this collection.

ISBN/ISSN: 
NNEWH NRGT.G46 2000
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Geneticization: an interview with Abby Lippman on new genetics

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Online
Author: 
Fiona Miller
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the consequences of the new genetics on women, in particular the health and social practices and policies applying genetic technologies will allow.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039
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