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Asian biotech : ethics and communities of fate / edited by Aihwa Ong and Nancy N. Chen.

Contributor(s): Ong, Aihwa, 1950- | Chen, Nancy N.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: HD9999.B443A8 A7815 2010Series: Experimental futures: Publication: Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010Description: vii, 335 p.ISBN: 9780822347934 (alk. paper); 9780822348092 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Biotechnology -- Asia | Biotechnology -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Asia
Contents:
Introduction: An analytics of ethics and biotechnology in global space / Aihwa Ong -- The experimental machinery of global clinical trials : case studies from India / Kaushik Sunder Rajan -- Feeding the nation : Chinese biotechnology and genetically modified foods / Nancy N. Chen -- Asian regeneration? : nationalism and internationalism in stem cell research in South Korea and Singapore / Charis Thompson -- Medical tourism in Thailand / Ara Wilson -- Near-liberalism : global corporate citizenship and pharmaceutical marketing in India / Stefan Ecks -- Governing through blood : biology, donation, and exchange in urban China / Vincanne Adams, Kathleen Erwin, and Phouc V. Le -- Lifelines: the ethics of blood banking for family and beyond / Aihwa Ong -- Embryo controversies and governing stem cell research in Japan : how to regulate regenerative futures / Margaret Sleeboom-Faulkner -- Making Taiwanese (stem cells) : identity, genetics, and hybridity / Jennifer A. Liu -- Chinese DNA : genomics and bionation / Wen-ching Sung.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-318)and index.

Introduction: An analytics of ethics and biotechnology in global space / Aihwa Ong -- The experimental machinery of global clinical trials : case studies from India / Kaushik Sunder Rajan -- Feeding the nation : Chinese biotechnology and genetically modified foods / Nancy N. Chen -- Asian regeneration? : nationalism and internationalism in stem cell research in South Korea and Singapore / Charis Thompson -- Medical tourism in Thailand / Ara Wilson -- Near-liberalism : global corporate citizenship and pharmaceutical marketing in India / Stefan Ecks -- Governing through blood : biology, donation, and exchange in urban China / Vincanne Adams, Kathleen Erwin, and Phouc V. Le -- Lifelines: the ethics of blood banking for family and beyond / Aihwa Ong -- Embryo controversies and governing stem cell research in Japan : how to regulate regenerative futures / Margaret Sleeboom-Faulkner -- Making Taiwanese (stem cells) : identity, genetics, and hybridity / Jennifer A. Liu -- Chinese DNA : genomics and bionation / Wen-ching Sung.

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