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The public life of the fetal sonogram technology, consumption, and the politics of reproduction

The public life of the fetal sonogram technology, consumption, and the politics of reproduction

Taylor, Janelle S. 1965-

Book. English.
Published Piscataway, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2008
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Statement of responsibility: Janelle S. Taylor
ISBN: 0813543630, 0813543649, 9780813543635, 9780813543642
Note: Pbk.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: xi, 205 p. ill. 23cm
Series: Studies in medical anthropology
Subject: Mothers Psychology; Fetus Ultrasonic imaging Social aspects; Marketing of Health Services; Ultrasonography, Prenatal psychology; Commodification; Ultrasonography, Prenatal utilization

Contents

  1. Sonographers and the making of the public fetus
  2. Obstetrical ultrasound between medical practice and public culture
  3. Love machine : the theory of ultrasound bonding
  4. Prenatal diagnosis, pregnancy, and consumption
  5. Entertaining fetuses : keepsake ultrasound and crisis pregnancy centers.