Technofeminism

@article{Gill2005Technofeminism,
  title={Technofeminism},
  author={Rosalind Gill},
  journal={Science as Culture},
  year={2005},
  volume={14},
  pages={101 - 97}
}
  • Rosalind Gill
  • Published 1 March 2005
  • Political Science
  • Science as Culture
TechnoFeminism, by Judy Wajcman, Cambridge: Polity Press, 2004, 160 pp., paperback £14, cloth £45. Are new technologies in biomedicine, genetics, cloning, and information and communication entirely different from older more established technologies? Why do some new technologies receive huge amounts of academic attention (e.g. stem cell research), while others are ignored almost entirely (e.g. food production technologies)? How are new technologies situated in relation to endemic global… 
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