Resistance Is Fertile: Canadian Struggles on the BioCommons

Resistance Is Fertile: Canadian Struggles on the BioCommons

By: Wilhelm Peekhaus (author)Hardback

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Description

This book will appeal to scholars of agricultural biotechnology, political economy, and environmental studies as well as anyone who cares about the impact of genetically engineered organisms on our health and environment.

About Author

Wilhelm Peekhaus is an assistant professor at the School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Contents

Introduction 1 Canadian Biotechnology Policy and Its Critics 2 Enclosure and Resistance on the BioCommons 3 Battles to Reclaim and Maintain the BioCommons 4 Intellectual Property Rights: Facilitating Capital's Command over Biotechnology 5 Regulatory Capture and Its Critics 6 Capture and Control of Biotechnology Discourse in Canada Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774823104
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 312
  • ID: 9780774823104
  • weight: 580
  • ISBN10: 0774823100

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