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Hospitality of the matrix : philosophy, biomedicine, and culture / Irina Aristarkhova.

  • Aristarkhova, I. (Irina)
Date
[2012], ©2012
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

New York : Columbia University Press, [2012], ©2012.

Physical description

xi, 232 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-219) and index.

Contents

Journeys of the matrix : in and out of the maternal body -- Materializing hospitality -- The matter of the matrix in biomedicine -- Mother-machine and the hospitality of nursing -- Male pregnancy, matrix, and hospitality -- Conclusion : hosting the mother.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location

    History of Medicine UO.AM

    Access

    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9780231159289
  • 0231159285
  • 9780231159296
  • 0231159293