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The International Politics of Biotechnology: Investigating Global Futures

edited by Alan Russell and John Vogler
Format
Book
Published
Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2000.
Language
English
ISBN
0719058686
Contents
  • Part I Science, ethics and gender 11
  • 2 Biotechnology: a scientific perspective / Francis C. R. Manning 13
  • 3 Biotechnology and international relations: the normative dimensions / Hugh Dyer 30
  • 4 Ambivalence and anxiety: women and the techno-scientific revolution / Charlotte Bretherton, Karen Stevenson 44
  • Part II International political economy, trade and environment 63
  • 5 Life patents, TRIPs and the international political economy of biotechnology / Owain Williams 67
  • 6 Biotechnology and international political economy: actor-networks in the knowledge structure / Alan Russell 85
  • 7 An international political economy perspective of the biotechnology industry: developing regional strengths / Ian Pownall 100
  • 8 An international environmental regime for biotechnology / John Vogler, Desiree McGraw 123
  • 9 International trade conflicts over agicultural biotechnology / Robert Falkner 142
  • Part III Biological warfare: prospects and responses 157
  • 10 Biological warfare: the 'classical' agents / Malcolm Dando 161
  • 11 Anti-crop biological warfare: implications for the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention, and the Convention on Biodiversity / Simon Whitby 169
  • 12 Future of biological weapons control / Jez Littlewood 186
  • 13 Responses to security threats posed by biological weapons / Joanna Spear 197
  • 14 Conclusion: the implications for international relations / Alan Russell, John Vogler 213.
Description
xii, 259 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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