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TITLE : Queering Reproduction Achieving Pregnancy In The Age Of Technoscience

Queering reproduction achieving pregnancy in the age of technoscience makes enormous claims for how new reproductive technologies are changing the categories on which theories of sex and gender have been built 189queering reproduction is the most comprehensive and theoretically rich account of lesbians reproductive practices to date laura mamo shows how social movements emotions consumerism and biomedical technologies collide with the search for belonging to produce brave new familiesoriginally developed to help heterosexual couples fertility treatments such as in vitro fertilization and sperm donation have provided lesbians with new methods for achieving pregnancy during the past two decadeslaura mamo duke university press durham and london 2007 320pp isbn 978 0 8223 4078 2 1799 in november 2008 along with the historic election in the united states of its first black president barack obama proposition 8 was passed in the state of californiaqueering reproduction achieving pregnancy in the age of technoscience instant access document warriners handbook second course grammar usage mechanics

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