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The Resource Testing women, testing the fetus : the social impact of amniocentesis in America, Rayna Rapp

Testing women, testing the fetus : the social impact of amniocentesis in America, Rayna Rapp

Label
Testing women, testing the fetus : the social impact of amniocentesis in America
Title
Testing women, testing the fetus
Title remainder
the social impact of amniocentesis in America
Statement of responsibility
Rayna Rapp
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Rich with the voices and stories of participants, these touching firsthand accounts examine how women of diverse racial, ethnic, class and religious backgrounds perceive prenatal testing
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rapp, Rayna
Dewey number
618.3204275
Index
index present
LC call number
RG628.3.A48
LC item number
R37 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amniocentesis
  • MEDICAL
  • Amniocentesis
  • United States
Label
Testing women, testing the fetus : the social impact of amniocentesis in America, Rayna Rapp
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1999
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 330-352) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. How methodology bleeds into daily life -- 2. Accounting for amniocentesis -- 3. The communication of risk -- 4. Contested conceptions and misconceptions -- 5. Waiting and watching -- 6. The disabled fetal imaginary -- 7. Refusing -- 8. Culturing chromosomes, of what's in the soup -- 9. An error in cell division, or The power of positive diagnosis -- 10. The unexpected baby -- 11. Endings are really beginnings
Control code
57478411
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415916455
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57478411
Label
Testing women, testing the fetus : the social impact of amniocentesis in America, Rayna Rapp
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1999
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 330-352) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. How methodology bleeds into daily life -- 2. Accounting for amniocentesis -- 3. The communication of risk -- 4. Contested conceptions and misconceptions -- 5. Waiting and watching -- 6. The disabled fetal imaginary -- 7. Refusing -- 8. Culturing chromosomes, of what's in the soup -- 9. An error in cell division, or The power of positive diagnosis -- 10. The unexpected baby -- 11. Endings are really beginnings
Control code
57478411
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415916455
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57478411

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