Cyborg Babies by Robbie E. Davis-Floyd
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Cyborg Babies
By Robbie E. Davis-Floyd

Cyborg Babies

From Techno-sex to Techno-tots


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Cyborg Babies by Robbie E. Davis-Floyd

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First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415916042
ISBN-10: 0415916046
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 21mm)
Pages: 368
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Sep-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Birth as an American Rite of Passage by Robbie E. Davis-Floyd Birth as an American Rite of Passage, Paperback (March 2004)

This study examines why, despite the growing strength of the natural childbirth movement, women increasingly opt for the standardized routines of hospital births. The author adopts an anthropological perspective and highlights a cultural belief in the superiority of science over nature.

Childbirth and Authoritative Knowledge by Robbie E. Davis-Floyd Childbirth and Authoritative Knowledge, Paperback (August 1997)

This collection of cross-cultural essays on reproduction and childbirth focuses on research conducted by anthropologists in 16 different societies and cultures and includes the perspectives of a social psychologist, a sociologist, an epidemiologist and a community midwife.

Intuition: the Inside Story by Robbie E. Davis-Floyd Intuition: the Inside Story, Paperback (July 1997)

Intuition explores the nature of intuition and its practical place in the social and behavioural sciences and the arts and discusses the nature of intuition from such perspectives as anthropology, philosophy, physics, psychology and medicine.

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Author Biography - Robbie E. Davis-Floyd

Robbie Davis-Floyd is a Research Fellow at the University of Texas, Austin. She is the author of Birth as an American Rite of Passage (1992) and co-editor of Childbirth and Authoritative Knowledge: Cross-Cultural Perspectives (1997). Joseph Dumit is an NIMH Research Fellow in the Department of Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is the co-editor of Cyborgs and Citadels: Anthropological Interventions in Emerging Sciences, Technologies and Medicines (1997) and is assistant editor of Culture, Medicine and Society.

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