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Author Rabinow, Paul, author.

Title A machine to make a future : biotech chronicles / Paul Rabinow, Talia Dan-Cohen.

Published Princeton, New Jersey ; Oxfordshire, England : Princeton University Press, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (226 pages) : illustrations
Series Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents A machine to make a future -- Ending and beginning -- The state of things at Celera Diagnostics, explained to investors and to anthropologists -- The machinery and its stewards -- Ethical and social consultancy -- Confidence and trust -- Models Orient, technologies perform, samples speak (or vice versa) -- Summer 2003.
Summary Formative work during 2003 by Celera Diagnostics, a biotech company in Alameda, California, constitutes the subject matter of this book.
Language notes In English.
Other author Dan-Cohen, Talia, 1982- author.
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Celera Diagnostics.
Human Genome Project.
Biotechnology industries -- California.
Business anthropology.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781400849666 (e-book)
1400849667 (e-book)
Standard Number 10.1515/9781400849666