By Robyn Ferrell

How will the power to control human copy swap our social international and the connection among the sexes? Taking an explicitly interdisciplinary method of gender and reproductive know-how, Robyn Ferrell examines this question within the mild of feminist theories of sexual equality and sexual distinction, arguing that expertise itself may be noticeable as a type of replica. Invoking an idea of copy that is familiar with it as everyday, Ferrell asserts that during any copy, anything is produced of a sort that used to be there prior to and but that also is new. know-how is hence generically reproductive, because it produces new subject of a similar variety. as well as key figures in French feminism, Ferrell attracts from psychoanalysis and modern continental thinkers starting from Heidegger to Haraway.

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